1. Handbook
  2. Subjects
  3. The Australian Imaginary
  4. Further information

The Australian Imaginary (ENGL20009) // Further information

You’re viewing the 2018 Handbook:
Or view archived Handbooks
You’re currently viewing the 2018 version of this subject

Further information

  • Texts

    Prescribed texts

    A subject reader will be available.

    • The Anthology of Colonial Australian Gothic Fiction (Ken Gelder and Rachael Weaver eds)
    • The Anthology of Colonial Australian Romance Fiction (Ken Gelder and Rachael Weaver eds)
    • Seven Poor Men of Sydney (Christina Stead)
    • The Electrical Experience (Frank Moorhouse)
    • Voss (Patrick White)
    • The Hunter (Julia Leigh)
    • The Slap (Christos Tsiolkas)
  • Subject notes

    Students who have completed 106-046 Australia and the Colonial Imaginary or 106-046/670-326 Wild Writing: The Australian Imginary are not eligible to enrol in this subject.

  • Breadth options
  • Available through the Community Access Program

    About the Community Access Program (CAP)

    This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.

    Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.

  • Available to Study Abroad and Exchange students

    This subject is available to students studying at the University from overseas institutions on exchange and study abroad.