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The Demidenko story so far [Monkeys discussing controversial author Helen Darville/Demidenko] [picture] / Pryor
Bib ID 3512930
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Pryor, Geoff, 1944-
 
Online Versions
Description 1995 
1 drawing : pen, ink and wash on board ; image 22.3 x 35.3 cm., on board 25.4 x 38.2 cm. 
Series

Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Summary

Helen Demidenko's controversial book 'The Hand that Signed the Paper' causes much comment from the 'chatterati' when it wins the 1995 Miles Franklin Award . When the author is later revealed to be Helen Darville and the book itself to be a total invention, the comment continues unabated.--Information supplied by Geoff Pryor.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer.

Published in the Canberra Times on 22 August 1995.

Part of the Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-156942628

Subjects Darville, Helen, 1971- -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Darville, Helen, 1971- . Hand that signed the paper -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Literary forgeries and mystifications -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Monkeys -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Authors -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.
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