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Australian Writers of Influence

Remembering Words
Today’s Australia is very different to colonial times. The right of an individual to live and work without prejudice is not considered remarkable, but rather essential, and is protected by law. 502 more words

Author Chats

Time for a poem: THE FEAST

THE FEAST

by CJ Dennis

Cackle and lay, cackle and lay!
How many eggs did you get to-day?
Two in the manger, and four in the shed, 40 more words

Poetry

Philip Butterss, An unsentimental bloke: The life and work of C. J. Dennis (Review)

If you are an Australian, particularly one of a certain age, chances are you studied some C.J. Dennis at school, most likely “The play” from his best-known book… 1,129 more words

Australian Literature