Coming to Terms, 30 Years On: The Mabo Legacy in Australian Writing

Introduction to the Special Issue of JASAL on the Annual Conference of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature University of Tasmania, 4–8 July 2022


  • Robert Clarke University of Tasmania


An introduction to the special issue of selected papers from the 2022 ASAL Conference.

Author Biography

Robert Clarke, University of Tasmania

Dr Robert Clarke is a Senior Lecturer in English and Head of Discipline of the English and Writing Program, School of Humanities, University of Tasmania. He is the author of Travel Writing from Black Australia: Utopia, Melancholia, and Aboriginality (Routledge 2016), and editor of The Cambridge Companion to Postcolonial Travel Writing (CUP, 2018) and Celebrity Colonialism: Fame, Power and Representation in Colonial and Postcolonial Cultures (Cambridge Scholars 2009).