author and academic nick dyrenfurth’ s new book, mateship: a very australian history, explores both the contradictions and virtues of the term – what he calls australia’ s “ genesis story. this issue of the australian women’ s book review brings a diversity of works across a number of genres from memoir to novels, to collections of ephemera. each of these books explores women and men, real and imagined, across time and space, as we were, as we are now and as we might be.
mateship is jealous at times; and, if any jealousy can be unselfish, free from vindictiveness, and even noble, this can be. which reminds me of an incident in the mateship of bob lucas and jim barnes, professional shearers, west of the darling river.
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