Les Murray responds to a survey asking about his approach to war as a subject or vehicle for fiction, the challenges of doing so, the research or personal experiences involved, and the relationship of the war to Australian experience more generally.

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Published 1 October 1985 in Volume 12 No. 2. Subjects: Peace (Absence of war), Spiritual & religious beliefs, Wars, Writers on writing, Les Murray.

Cite as: Murray, Les. ‘[Statement].’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 12, no. 2, 1985, doi: 10.20314/als.7391ec3f28.