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Vol 21, No 1 (2021)

Wladyslaw Dutkiewicz, "Two figures in a bar" (1952)

 State Library of South Australia PRG 1385/74/1


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Vol 20, No 2 (2020): From Colony to Transnation

By Jason Tong from Sydney, Australia - Vivid University of Sydney, CC BY 2.0,
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Vol 20, No 1 (2020): DIRT

here we go round the mulberry bush; Saskia Doherty; 2015. River mud and kaolin on paper. Exhibited in 'Cutting Mirrors', a group show at the Abbotsford Convent in 2015 curated by Jon Butt. Photograph Courtesy Jon Butt (2015)


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Vol 18, No 3 (2018): Recurrent Preoccupations

'Forest Gnomes,' Tasmania

Catherine Da Silva 2017

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Vol 18, No 2 (2018): Late Night Nerves: Poets of the 1980s and 90s

'Smocking,' Spiros Panigirakis. With permission from Sarah Scout and the artist.
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Vol 18, No 1 (2018): Australian Literature and Place-Making

Photo by Vanessa Berry, from Mirror Sydney


This issue of JASAL is dedicated to the memory of Peter Pierce, eminent and influential critic of Australian Studies


General Issue 2017 Edited by Brigitta Olubas and Tony Simoes Da Silva

Vol 17, No 2 (2017): Networks and Genealogies: Tracing Connections, Inventions, and Reflections across Australian writing

Sebastian Di Mauro, Turf Sweet, 2003, artificial grass and polystyrene, dimensions variable. Photo: Earl Carter Photography

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Vol 17, No 1 (2017): Empire/Dissent

Ambrose Golden Brown and Alan Sharpley with two unknown at the Aboriginal Tent Embassy, 1972. Source: Identity magazine, Vol 1 No. 5 July 1972, published by the Aboriginal Publications Foundation Inc.. 

Image copyright Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies.


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Vol 16, No 2 (2016): World readers: the Transnational Locations of Australian Literature

Cover Image: Donna Marcus, Earthed, 2011

Aluminium, ceramic, 100 x 100 x 6 cm

Courtesy Andrew Baker Art Dealer and the artist

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Vol 16, No 1 (2016): Unsettled and Unsettling: Negotiating Reconciliation, Recognition, Reparation

Detail from ‘Coast Road’, by Dorrit Black, Australia, 1891–1951.

1942, Aldinga and Adelaide, oil on composition board, 45.5 x 55.0 cm; d’Auvergne Boxall Bequest Fund 1989, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide.

Reproduced with the kind permission of the Art Gallery of South Australia.


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Vol 15, No 3 (2015): Australian Literature / World Literature: borders, skins, mappings

Ian Howard, Changbai Mountain Topography (North Korea at 20m distance) 2012

Rubbing on polyester canvas 157x400cm

Courtesy the artist

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Vol 15, No 2 (2015): On Species

John Gould, Cygnus Atratus or Black Swan, from The Birds of Australia 1840-41
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Vol 15, No 1 (2015): Critical Soundings

Katie Lewis, *201 Days*, Pins, thread, and pencil, 84" x 48" x 1.5"


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Vol 14, No 5 (2014): The Nation or the Globe?: Australian Literature and/in the World

'Forgotten Songs', photo by Michael Hill, 2012

Creative Commons


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Vol 14, No 3 (2014): Country

Hossein Valamanesh (Iran; Australia, b.1949)
Longing belonging 1997
direct colour positive photograph, carpet, velvet,
Art Gallery of New South Wales
Contemporary Collection Benefactors 2002
Photo: AGNSW, © Hossein Valamanesh & Rick Martin
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Vol 14, No 2 (2014): David Malouf

David Malouf, Sydney Writers Festival, 2009

Photo: Juno Gemes

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Vol 14, No 1 (2014): DisLocated Readings: Translation and Transnationalism

Jos Myers, 'Yallingup to Sugarloaf', oil on canvas


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Vol 13, No 3 (2013): Reconfiguring the National Imaginary

Louise Weaver, Grey Forester 2005

lambswool, silver thread, felt & cotton thread over high density foam

93 cm high x 112 cm long x 37 cm wide (approx.)

City of Stonnington Art Collection; Image courtesy of Darren Knight Gallery and the Artist.
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Vol 13, No 2 (2013): The Colonies: Australia and New Zealand

Mary Cockburn Mercer, Birth of Venus (Study in Diagonals), 1941.

Image courtesy Sotheby's Australia.

Image copyright held by the Estate of Mary Cockburn Mercer - every effort has been made to trace the estate or descendants of Mary Mercer, and the editors would be pleased to make the necessary arrangements at the first opportunity.

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Vol 13, No 1 (2013): Joseph Furphy Centenary Issue

Kangaroo dog owned by Mr Dunn of Castlereagh Street, Sydney / 1853. Thomas Tyrwhitt Balcombe

Mitchell Library. State Library of NSW – Q909.9A/23

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