Leaf through some of Australia's most celebrated novels.Read Patrick White's Voss and Joseph Furphy's Such is Life. Analyse them thematically and stylistically. Perform background research into Australian literature's approach to genre and biography.
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This subject introduces you to four classic Australian novels (one of them a trilogy), providing some thematic, formal and stylistic analysis, situating each novel in its historical context and reflecting on the history of their reception in Australia and elsewhere.