Some of the Ghosts: Growing Up in Tasmania


Writer Carmel Bird shares her recollections of growing up in Tasmania.

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Published 1 October 1989 in Volume 14 No. 2. Subjects: Aboriginal Australians, Autobiographical writing, Childhood, Convicts, Launceston, Place & identity, Urban.

Cite as: Bird, Carmel. ‘Some of the Ghosts: Growing Up in Tasmania.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 14, no. 2, 1989, doi: 10.20314/als.dcd5d2ca47.