The third requisite in our poet or maker is imitation, imitatio, to be able to convert the substance or riches of another poet to his own use. To make choice of one excellent man above the rest, and so to follow him until he grow very he, or so like him as the copy may … More Volpone and Lear – Introduction
The following article appeared in Southerly: A Review of Australian Literature in Number 3 1984. jimmurray
Southerly, No 3, 1969
Jim wrote this article for Volume I of the journal Sydney Studies in English (1975-1976). This was edited by G.A. Wilkes and A.P.Riemer. Click on the link below to view the article and adjust the text size as needed with your browser: ☛dramatic-representation-in-richard-ii
This article appeared in Southerly Number 2 1977. This is a close reading of a challenging Melbourne poet and literary figure.
This essay was published in Prudentia, Supplementary Number 1994. The volume was entitled TRADITION AND TRADITIONS. Please click on the link below to read the whole essay and enlarge your view within your browser as necessary. jim-respublica If you wish to hear Jim speaking recently about this theme then go to his posting at: https://wordpress.com/post/nanojim.com/439
Please click on the link below to view Jim Tulip’s essay on Huck Finn. You will be able to enlarge the size of the print by enlarging the print size in your browser. jim-huck