The Fringe Dwellers: Text Classics

Gare Nene & Lucashenko Melissa

Introduced by Melissa Lucashenko Set in a remote area of Western Australia, The Fringe Dwellers is the story of two part-Aboriginal sisters, Noonah and Trilby, who live in a family camp on the fringe of white society. Noonah accepts her position – but Trilby refuses to. First published in 1961, The Fringe Dwellers is a landmark novel in Australian literature. It was made into an internationally acclaimed film in 1986 by Bruce Beresford.

  • The Text Publishing Company
  • 9781922079541
  • Oct 24 2012
  • Edition 1
  • 352 Pages