A Country Too Far: Writings On Asylum Seekers by Rosie Scott

A Country Too Far: Writings On Asylum Seekers

EditorRosie Scott, Tom Keneally

Paperback | April 1, 2017

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One of the central moral issues of our time is the question of asylum seekers, and it's arguably the most controversial subject in Australia today. In this landmark anthology, 27 of Australia's finest writers have focused their intelligence and creativity on the theme, confirming that the experience of seeking asylum—the journeys of escape from death, starvation, poverty or terror to an imagined paradise—is deeply embedded in their culture and personal histories. A tour de force of stunning fiction, memoir, poetry and essays, A Country Too Far is by turns thoughtful, fierce, evocative and lyrical, and always extraordinary powerful.

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Rosie Scott has published six novels and a collection each of short stories, poems and essays. She and Thomas Keneally co-edited a PEN anthology of writers in detention, earning them a nomination for the Human Rights Medal and helping to gain PEN the Community Human Rights Award. Her novel Faith Singer was on the list of 50 Essential R...
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Title:A Country Too Far: Writings On Asylum SeekersFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 8 × 5 × 0.68 inPublished:April 1, 2017Publisher:Penguin Random House AustraliaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0143574132

ISBN - 13:9780143574132

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