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Title: Erica's Plight. "The Colour of Walls" by Janet Kelly [review]
Authors: Bantick, Christopher
Keywords: Australian
Book Reviews
dysfunctional family
domestic violence
Issue Date: Apr-2004
Publisher: Australian Book Review
Citation: Bantick, Christopher 2004. Erica's Plight. Review of "The Colour of Walls" by Janet Kelly. 'Australian Book Review', No 260, April, 53.
Series/Report no.: No. 260
Abstract: In her searing novel, "The Colour of Walls", Janet Kelly writes about child abuse and incest with clarity and understanding. The subject matter alone is disturbing, and the sense of cyclical hopelessness is both enduring and arresting. Still, Kelly brings us to a faintly optimistic resolution. This somewhat redeems an otherwise bleakly realistic story.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2328/377
ISSN: 0155-2864
Appears in Collections:No 260 - April, 2004

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