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Introduction: The work of Thea Astley

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  03 December 2019

Susan Sheridan*
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3 Astley, Thea, ‘Being a Queenslander: A form of literary and geographical conceit’, in Sheridan, Susan and Genoni, Paul (eds), Thea Astley’s fictional worlds (Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars, 2006), p. 9.Google Scholar

4 Sheridan, Susan, The fiction of Thea Astley (New York: Cambria, 2016), p. 2.Google Scholar