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Published 1 October 1975 in Volume 7 No. 2. Subjects: Literary career, Writer's works, Writer's world.
Cite as: Kinross-Smith, Graeme. ‘Hal Porter : A Profile.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 7, no. 2, 1975. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.201e0bddb1.
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