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Published 1 May 1972 in Volume 5 No. 3. Subjects: Literary criticism, Poetic techniques, Wit & humour, Writer's craft, Gwen Harwood.
Cite as: Hope, A. D.. ‘Gwen Harwood and the Professors.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 5, no. 3, 1972. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.3d25a48d40.
This essay examines the role of Gwen Harwood’s Eisenbart poems in helping to establish her career as a serious poet. It argues that Harwood had more trouble breaking into the male-dominated world of Australian poetry than is generally acknowledged, and…