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Julia Blackburn


Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19951030

In THE BOOK OF COLOR, the English novelist Blackburn fictionalizes her grandfather's life as the son of a late 19th-century missionary living on an island in the Indian Ocean. She also discusses her fictionalized biography, DAISY BATES IN THE DESERT.

| Interview Year: 1995 | Genre: Fiction |

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