Discusses Australian expatriation and the 'European journey' typical of young Australian women, in the context of the author's own expatriation and with reference to Ros Pesman's Duty Free: Australian Women Abroad.

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Published 1 May 1999 in Volume 19 No. 1. Subjects: Australian expatriates, Australian studies, Gender roles.

Cite as: Clunies Ross, Bruce A.. ‘At a Distance.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 19, no. 1, 1999, doi: 10.20314/als.7c79375855.