Please sign in to access this article and the rest of our archive.
Not a member? Subscribe now from only $24/year
Published 1 October 1987 in Volume 13 No. 2. Subjects: Australian fiction, Australian literature - Manuscripts, Australian women writers, Literary career.
Cite as: Segerberg, Anita Kristina. ‘Getting Started : The Emergence of Christina Stead’s Early Fiction.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 13, no. 2, 1987. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.dc9df58a05.
Education is a recurring concern in Stead's fiction, but nowhere is it more prominent as a theme than in her unpublished and largely ignored manuscript, ‘The Young Man Will Go Far’. Coterminous with her early novels, its incomplete segments afford…
This selection of Christina Stead's student publications was edited by Margaret Harris to accompany her essay, 'Christina Stead's Earliest Publications.'