Critical Attention to Australian Novelists Overall, 1945 to 2006

TitleCritical Attention to Australian Novelists Overall, 1945 to 2006
Collection TypeDataset
Access PrivilegesSchool of Culture, History and Language
DOI - Digital Object Identifier10.25911/5c8f242cada25
Metadata LanguageEnglish
Data LanguageEnglish
Brief DescriptionDerived from AustLit this dataset presents metadata for articles and book reviews of Australian novelists in academic (peer-reviewed) journals, literary magazines, newspapers, and overall

The first column in this dataset is the year (from 1900 to 2006). The second column is the total number of 'works about' Australian novelists in AustLit for that year. The rest of the columns are in pairs: the first in each pair is the author's name; the second is the number of 'works about' that author for that year.
Full DescriptionThis dataset - Critical attention to Australian novelists overall, 1945 to 2006' – shows the results of the overall results of this extraction, and lists for each year in this period the first fifty Australian novelists ranked in order of the number of 'works about' they received

Contact AddressSchool of Literature Languages & Linguistics
Research School of Humanities & the Arts
14 Ellery Crescent, A.D. Hope Building
The Australian National University
ACT 2600 Australia
Contact Phone Number+61 2 6125 9845
Principal InvestigatorKatherine Bode
SupervisorsKatherine Bode
CollaboratorsTara Murphy
Jonathan Hutchinson
Fields of Research200502 - Australian Literature (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Literature)
Type of Research ActivityStrategic basic research
Date Coverage
Date FromDate To
Geospatial Location
Location TypeLocation Value
Date of data creation2006
Year of data publication2019
Creator(s) for Citation
Given NameSurname
Publisher for CitationANU Data Commons, The Australian National University

Identifier Type
International Standard Book Number
Identifier Value
Publication Title
Reading by Numbers: Recalibrating the Literary Field
Publication Reference
Bode, K 2012, Reading by Numbers: Recalibrating the Literary Field, Anthem Press, UK.

Identifier Type
Persistent Uniform Resource Locator
Identifier Value
Publication Title
Methods and Canons: An Interdisciplinary Excursion
Publication Reference
Bode, K & Murphy, T 2014, 'Methods and Canons: An Interdisciplinary Excursion', in Paul Longley Arthur and Katherine Bode (ed.), Advancing Digital Humanities, Palgrave Macmillan Ltd, London, pp. 175-193,

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Access Rights TypeOpen
Rights held in and over the dataCreative Commons Licence (CC BY-NC) is assigned to this data. Details of the licence can be found at
Licence TypeCC-BY-ND - Attribution-NoDervis (Version 3.0)
Retention PeriodIndefinitely
Extent or Quantity1 file
Data Management PlanNo
Status: Published
Published To:
- Australian National University
- Australian National Data Service
Identifier: anudc:5933
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