A listing of Miles Franklin’s uncollected topical writings, with introduction.
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Published 1 May 2001 in Volume 20 No. 1. Subjects: Miles Franklin.
Cite as: Bettison, Margaret and Jill Roe. ‘Miles Franklin’s Topical Writings : A Listing.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 20, no. 1, 2001. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.fee385fcba.
‘Evidence from the novel, the Franklin Papers at the Mitchell Library, and the wonderfully informative Goulburn Evening Post indicates that while Franklin always insisted “the novel is not my life”, both she and it owed a good deal to 1890s…
‘Examines the performative identity of the character Sybylla Melvyn in Miles Franklin’s book My Brilliant Career. Sybylla’s foregrounding of her writerly/identity process; Oscillation between romantic and realist modes; Franklin’s exploitation of the gender/genre association.’ (Source: abstract.)