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Ross C. Hamilton

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Ross has been writing short fiction and non-fiction pieces for a number of years, in both Australian markets and abroad. After being kicked out onto invalidity in 2007, he had the opportunity to return to university and undertake post-graduate studies in writing which later lead to commencing a research degree. He has a wide variety of literary interests, particularly the realm of speculative fiction. His debut novella, It Hides In Darkness, won an unpublished author award leading to publication.


While I was reading Am I Black Enough For You by Anita Heiss, I was taken with a single passing reference to Windradyne, an Aboriginal leader in fighting against some of the early Australian colonists. Now I vaguely recalled the name but decided to research further. And one thing seemed to just lead to another.

I now find myself immersed in reading material about these early relations between In... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on December 29, 2013 05:57 • 21 views • Tags: aboriginal, australia, colonists, indigenous-australian, koori, war
Average rating: 4.00 · 21 ratings · 13 reviews · 4 distinct works · Similar authors
It Hides in Darkness
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Conversations With Myself
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