Purple Prose by Liz ByrskiPurple Prose by Liz Byrski

Purple Prose

byLiz Byrski, Rachel Robertson

Paperback | November 1, 2015

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Fifteen Australian women writers were asked to respond to the colour purple. In their hands, purple takes on many meanings. There are stories about Tyrian purple, a snippet of King George’s coronation gown, pigeon fanciers, the Dockers’ Purple Haze ­ and their layers are explored through themes of feminism, multiculturalism, artists and aging, mothers and daughters and aunts. This is a book for women readers everywhere.
Liz Byrski is a writer, journalist and broadcaster based in Perth, Western Australia. She has published many works of fiction and non-fiction. Her most recent book with Fremantle Press is In Love and War: Nursing Heroes. Rachel Robertson lectures in professional writing and publishing at Curtin University. Her fiction and essays have b...
Title:Purple ProseFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 8 × 5.5 × 0.5 inPublished:November 1, 2015Publisher:Fremantle PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1925163091

ISBN - 13:9781925163094

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