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Making and Unmaking 'Marvellous Melbourne': The colonial city as palimpsest in neo-Victorian fiction and non-fiction

Mitchell, Katherine (Kate)


This article discusses the representation of colonial Melbourne in Robyn Annear's creative nonfiction, Bearbrass (1995), and A. L. McCann's novel, The White Body of Evening (2002). It suggests that their depictions of the city are drawn from the material

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Book chapter
Book Title: Neo-Victorian Cities: Reassessing Urban Politics and Poetics
DOI: 10.1163/9789004292338_003


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