Literary Festivals and Cultural Consumption


The main concerns of this essay are the nature and intensity of the literary experience in the setting of the increasingly popular literary festivals in Australia.

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Published 1 May 2009 in Volume 24 No. 1. Subjects: Australian literature - Marketing & promotion, Australian literature and writers, Fame, Literary festivals, Readers.

Cite as: Ommundsen, Wenche. ‘Literary Festivals and Cultural Consumption.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 24, no. 1, 2009, doi: 10.20314/als.8316a06a76.