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Stepping through the Silver Screen

Austro-German Filmmaker, Bestselling Author, and Journalist Colin Ross Discovers Australia

Anne Rees

Warner and Mavis Riley, both of whom used the idea of Hollywood to evoke the modern manners and technologies they were rather relieved to find absent from postwar American suburbia. Warner, the travel writer living in Boston was, as we have seen, at first

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Mediating the Rural Ideal

The Australian Town in Twentieth-Century Travel

Louise Prowse

was becoming increasingly popularized as new technologies opened up the rural landscape for leisurely exploration. At the beginning of the twentieth century, the rural idyll in Australia continued to be informed by notions of English taste and culture

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The True Story of Gundagai’s Dog on the Tuckerbox

Tourists, Truth, and the Insouciance of Souvenirs

Richard White

folk culture successfully negotiated with modern technology ( Martin 2015 ). O’Hagan initially intended the track to lead to Bundaberg but Gundagai benefited from being more singable and having a river with the requisite number of syllables ( Van