"Mud Pies: A Fable for Australians"

Title"Mud Pies: A Fable for Australians"
Year for Search1911
AuthorsAdams, Arthur (1872-1936)
Secondary TitleThe Lone Hand (Sydney, NSW, Australia)
Volume / Edition9.51
Pagination240-47
Date PublishedJuly 1911
KeywordsAustralian author, Male author, New Zealand author
Annotation

Play depicting a racist dystopia both in the treatment of other racial groups by white Australians and, when they gain power, the treatment of white Australians by the others with the focus on the latter. This is the result of the failure of Australians to cooperate.

Holding Institutions

A, ATL

Author Note

The author (1872-1936) was born in New Zealand and moved to Australia at 26, where he was editor of The Lone Hand and the Sydney Sun.

Full Text

1911 Adams, Arthur H[enry] (1872-1936). “Mud Pies: A Fable for Australians.” The Lone Hand (Sydney, NSW, Australia) 9.51 (July 1911): 240-47. A, ATL

Play depicting a racist dystopia both in the treatment of other racial groups by white Australians and, when they gain power, the treatment of white Australians by the others with the focus on the latter. This is the result of the failure of Australians to cooperate. The author was born in New Zealand and moved to Australia at 26, where he was editor of The Lone Hand and the Sydney Sun.