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Published 1 October 1981 in Volume 10 No. 2. Subjects: Australian literature and writers, Australian short stories.
Cite as: Clunies Ross, Bruce A.. ‘Some Developments in Short Fiction, 1969-1980.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 10, no. 2, 1981. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.e9a2780eb9.
This paper examines the ways in which short stories have interacted with different national contexts throughout the history of modern Australia, endorsing and resisting what Fredric Jameson calls the symbolic resolution of narrative, and subsequently considers the processes by which…