- Review of The Gauche Intruder: Freud, Lacan and the White Australian Fantasy, by Jennifer Rutherford.
Jennifer Rutherford's The Gauche Intruder is one of tl1e few works of Australian cultural critique to use Lacanian psychoanalysis in detail as methodology and framework. In this sense, tl1en, perhaps we can say that Rutherford's text is itself sometlling of…1 May 2002
- The Artful Man : Theory and Authority in Brian Castro’s Fiction
The article discusses the critical reception of the work of Brian Castro, especially the responses to his use of critical theory in his novels. In analysing theory and authority in Castro’s novel Double-Wolf, Barker discovers a shift in his…1 May 2002
- David Malouf and the Language of Exile
‘Imaginal’ reading of Malouf’s novel.1 October 1982