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Sixteen words for water : a play in two acts / Billy Marshall-Stoneking
Bib ID 2805844
Format BookBook
Author
Marshall-Stoneking, Billy, 1947-2016
 
Description North Ryde, NSW : Angus & Robertson, 1991 
78 p. ; 20 cm. 
ISBN 0207174121
Summary

Incarcerated for treason in an asylum in Washington, Ezra Pound finds himself invaded by strange thoughts - memories of the ancient Aboriginal myth of the Wandjina ... the creative spirits of the Dreamtime who fashioned the world out of words and who, in the act of naming, threatened the world with chaos.

Subjects Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972 -- Drama.  |  Poets -- Drama.  |  Literature and stories - Authors - Drama.  |  Literature and stories - Non indigenous - Plays.  |  Stories and motifs - Wandjina.
Form/genre Historical drama.
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16 words for water.

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