In the Tracks of the Desert Fathers

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This paper traces the story of the camel in Australia through two central themes present in the camel narratives: the use of exploration and metaphor as framing devices for the creation of various Australian masculinities based on an idealised historical Australian past.
Original languageEnglish
Article number2
Pages (from-to)41-52
Number of pages11
JournalSoutherly: a review of Australian literature
Volume62
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2002

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In the Tracks of the Desert Fathers. / Nebhan, Katy.

In: Southerly: a review of Australian literature, Vol. 62, No. 1, 2, 2002, p. 41-52.

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