Culture in Australia [11 April 1936]

[Editor: This review of The Foundations of Culture in Australia (by P. R. Stephensen) was published in The Sydney Morning Herald, 11 April 1936.] Culture in Australia. In the Australian view of Australia in her relationship to the rest of the world, and to Great Britain in particular, there are two extreme poles of thought. […]

Different people: The Australian character: An authoress’s assessment [13 March 1939]

“Different people.” The Australian character An authoress’s assessment. “Our early writers, like early American writers, made the vast mistake of thinking that Australians are the same sort of people as those who originally came here, merely living in a different country,” said Mrs. G. Drake-Brockman, a West Australian novelist, in a talk on environment and […]