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Finding Clarke and Dawe

This Monday morning, I’ve decided to share my growing appreciation of John Clarke and Bryan Dawe:

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Jacinda Woodhead is the editor of Overland. Her PhD research examined abortion politics in Australia and nonfiction as political intervention.

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  1. When the news story finishes and you are left feeling patronised, misinformed and frustrated that the real story wasn’t told, Clarke and Dawe come along and cut through to the truth. They are wonderful. Thanks for the post.

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