"The Poetics of Ambivalence: A Postcolonial Reading of Kim Mahood's Craft for a Dry Lake"
|Year of publication||2013|
|Type||Article in Periodical|
|Magazine / Source||Antipodes|
|MU Faculty or unit|
|Field||Mass media, audiovision|
|Keywords||Kim Mahood; Cry For A Dry Lake; poetics of ambivalence; postcolonial reading|
|Description||This article analyzes a contemporary Australian memoir and travelogue, Kim Mahood's Cry For A Dry Lake (2000), as a postcolonial text which, through employing the poetics of ambivalence, both subsribes to and transgresses the tradition of Australian narratives of representing the Outback.|