Diaspora and colonialism in Australia in the 1920s

the case of Alekos Doukas's migrant 'Voyage South'

Petro Alexiou

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Abstract

This essay aims to locate a Greek migrant subject in Australia in the interwar years at the intersection of two tangential but related discourses of European settlement, that of the dominant white colonial discourse and that of the Greek diaspora which mediated the existence of Greek communities in the early decades of the twentieth century.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)206-229
Number of pages24
JournalModern Greek Studies (Australia and New Zealand)
Volume13
Publication statusPublished - 2005

Keywords

  • Greek diaspora
  • biography
  • colonial discourse
  • Greek communities
  • autobiographical narrative

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