The year 2000 is Australia's year, including the Sydney Olympics in September, and the 100th anniversary of its nationhood three months later.
This issue of "Granta" celebrates Australian writing and examines a country which is forging a strong new identity.
The contributors include Peter Carey, Thomas Keneally, Les Murray, Tim Winton, Frank Moorhouse, Howard Jacobson, Robyn Davidson, Murray Bail, Paul Toohey, Georgia Blain and Peter Conrad.
There are picture essays by Polly Borland and David Moore, and an Australian novella by English writer Ben Rice.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 352 pages
- Publisher: Granta Books
- Publication Date: 22/06/2000
- Category: Literary essays
- ISBN: 9780903141369