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Published 1 October 1968 in Volume 3 No. 4. Subjects: Aboriginal Australians - Literary portrayal, Convict literature, Convicts.
Cite as: Healy, J. J.. ‘The Convict and the Aborigine : The Quest for Freedom in ‘Ralph Rashleigh’.’ Australian Literary Studies, vol. 3, no. 4, 1968. https://doi.org/10.20314/als.1acd69639b.
C. Hartley Grattan and his Australia and Southwest Pacific Collection arrived at the University of Texas in Austin in 1964. I arrived there at the same time from Leeds to do a PhD in American literature, but aware of the…