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Angry Penguins will be angrier
Title : Angry Penguins will be angrier Angry Penguins will be angrier
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Source : Mail, 24 June 1944, p. 6
Date of creation : 1944
Format : Newspaper
Contributor : State Library catalogue
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Description :

In 1944, shortly after the poems of Ern Malley were published in the Adelaide literary magazine Angry Penguins, rumours began circulating that Ern Malley did not exist and a hoax was being perpetrated.

This newspaper article announces that the poems of Ern Malley were indeed a hoax, written by James McAuley and Harold Stewart.

Related names :

Malley, Ern

McAuley, James, 1917-1976

Stewart, Harold, 1916-

Harris, Max, 1921-1995

Coverage year : 1944
Further reading :
'Ern Malley',The Advertiser,4 July 1944, p. 4
Heyward, Michael. The Ern Malley Affair, St Lucia, Qld.: University of Queensland Press, 1993
'Local lecturer cries "hoax"!', On dit, 16 June 1944, p. 1

Malley, Ern.Collected poems, Pymble, NSW: Angus & Robertson, 1993

Malley, Ern.The darkening ecliptic, Melbourne: Reed & Harris, 1944

'On Dit scoops Sydeny press', On dit, 23 June 1944, p. 1

Riddell, Don. 'Still angry', The Adelaide review, September 2003, p. 6

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