Posts made in November, 2019


Posted by on Nov 22, 2019 in Nolan | 1 comment

This is a work of the imagination written for Imagining in Excited Reverie, a 2017 Centenary tribute to Sidney Nolan. Riverbending takes the form of an imaginary text supposedly written by Nolan himself and not found among his papers after his death in 1992. Whilst obviously a work of fiction as to the words used and some opinions held, it is nevertheless largely based on fact and on Nolan’s own statements.1 After publication, plaudits received from Nolan...

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