The Sting in the Wattle
Australian Satirical VerseBook - 1993
Anthology of two centuries of Australian satirical verse featuring such leading poets as Banjo Paterson, Harry (Breaker) Morant, Henry Lawson, Kenneth Slessor, Judith Wright, Bruce Dawe and Clive James. Their targets include politicians, police, the military, the media, greed, pride, sexism, racism, romantic love and motherhood. Includes notes on poets. The editor is Associate Professor of Communication and Writing at Queensland University of Technology.
Publisher: St Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 1993.