American influences in the Australian dream: A close reading of Peter Carey's „American Dreams”. Provide context as well (1950s- today.)
Migrant and women short story writers often focus on social problems in Australian society. Focus on an author or dicuss a topic that is raised by a number of writers.
How does Sally Morgan's My Place depict the relationships between black and white characters?
Topic of your choice.
The essay should be 6-8 pages long. Please consult my list of Recommended readings under Australian Studies at http://seas3.elte.hu/coursematerial/GallCecilia/index.html
Make sure you cite all your sources correctly (internet sources as well.) Plagiarism will not be tolerated. Deadline for submission: 8 December 2009. Paper copies please.
Please return all borrowed course materials by 8 December. I will be out of the country until 16 January 2010. Markbooks will be signed in the week 18-22 January 2010. If you need a mark before this date I can ask a colleague to enter your mark on my behalf.