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Year 12 Advanced English: People and Landscapes

Year 12 Advanced English

Prose

Gail Jones- Five Bells

David Malouf -Ransom

The Road – Cormac McCarthy

Tirra Lirra by the River – Jessica Anderson

Gould’s Book of Fish – Richard Flanagan

Travels with Charley: In Search of America - John Steinbeck

The Sun Also Rises - Ernest Hemingway

AD Miller Snowdrops

Mr Pip- Lloyd Jones

The Quiet American- Graham Greene

The Riders - Tim Winton

The Interpreter of Maladies - Jhumpa Lahiri

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn – Mark Twain

The Bush- Don Watson

Poetry

Robert Grey Under the Summer Leaves,   North Coast Town

John Keats - To Autumn, Ode to a Nightingale, A Thing of Beauty

At Mornington by Gwen Harwood

Return to the Green Country by Antigone Kefala

In Praise of Sandstone by John Tranter

Storm Over Sydney by John Tranter

The Night Watch for England by Edward Shanks

Wife in London by Thomas Hardy

To Autumn by John Keats

Ode to a Nightingale by John Keats

Under the Summer Leaves by Robert Gray

North Coast Town by Robert Gray

Kenneth Slessor

Vanishing Point by Felicity Plunkett

 

Module C -People and Landscapes

Useful Links

An Importance of Place- An exploration of why PLACE is so vital to human well being and how to create PLACE in a time when sprawl and rampant commercialism are removing the texture and vitality from America.

Authors

Isabelle Allende

Emily Bronte

Cormac McCarthy

David Malouf

Alex Miller

John Steinbeck

William Golding

 

Short Stories

Dream Stuff  by David Malouf

Tim Winton

Settling on the Land by Henry Lawson

Red-back Spider by Peter Skryznecki

Non-Fiction

Walking Home: Travels with a Troubadour on the Pennine Way - Simon Armitage

Populate Wilderness or Perish - Barry Traill TED Talk, 2014