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Craft For A Dry Lake

Kim Mahood


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PUBLISHED: 7th April 2000
ISBN: 9781863591393
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The author takes us on a lyrical journey to her heartland, travelling with her beloved cattle dog back into the Outback of her youth, seeking to lay to rest her father's ghost but finding herself faced with many of her own.
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  • Paperback
    $19.44
PUBLISHED: 7th April 2000
ISBN: 9781863591393
ANNOTATION:
The author takes us on a lyrical journey to her heartland, travelling with her beloved cattle dog back into the Outback of her youth, seeking to lay to rest her father's ghost but finding herself faced with many of her own.

Annotation

The author takes us on a lyrical journey to her heartland, travelling with her beloved cattle dog back into the Outback of her youth, seeking to lay to rest her father's ghost but finding herself faced with many of her own.

Publisher Description

Winner of the NSW Premier's Literary Awards Douglas Stewart Prize for Non-fiction,The Age Book of the Year Award for Non-fiction, The Dobbie Prize for Best First Book. A lyrical memoir from a first-time author that has won critical acclaim Australia-wide. In the tradition of Drusilla Modjeska's Poppy, Mahood offers an intense and sensitive exploration of identity, familial ties and black/white relations in Australia. Craft For A Dry Lake is a memoir that will touch the hearts and souls of every Australian. In Craft For A Dry Lake Kim Mahood takes us on a lyrical journey to her heartland - travelling with her beloved cattle dog back into the Outback of her youth, seeking to lay to rest her father's ghost but finding herself faced with many of her own.

Author Biography

Kim Mahood is an artist who divides her time between Canberra, where she teaches art , and Queensland, with extended periods spent in Kangaroo Valley and the Outback. She also teaches a course in sculpture at the Centre of Continuing Education at Sydney University.

Prizes

Winner of NSW Premier's Literary Award Douglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction 2001

Product Details

Author
Kim Mahood
Pages
272
Publisher
Transworld Publishers (Division of Random House Australia)
Year
2000
ISBN-10
1863591397
ISBN-13
9781863591393
Format
Paperback
Publication Date
2000-04-07
Country of Publication
Australia