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Being There
Author: David Malouf

ISBN: 9780857987211
Format: Hardcover
Number Of Pages: 320
Published: 2 March 2015
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 21.5 x 14.1 x 3.5
Description:
Words, music, art and performance.

The stuff of a satisfying life.

After exploring the idea of home, where and what it is in A First Place, what does it mean to be a writer and where writing begins in The Writing Life, David Malouf moves on to words and music and art and performance in Being There.

With pieces on the Sydney Opera House - then and now - responses to art, artists and architects, and including Malouf's not previously published libretti for Voss and a translation of Hippolytus, this is an unmissable and stimulating collection of one man's connection to the world of art, ideas and culture.

About the Author

David Malouf is the internationally acclaimed author of novels including Ransom, The Great World, Remembering Babylon, An Imaginary Life, Conversations at Curlow Creek, Dream Stuff, Every Move You Make and his autobiographical classic 12 Edmondstone Street. His Collected Stories won the 2008 Australia-Asia Literary Award. His most recent books are A First Place...

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