Emeritus Professor Laurence Hergenhan

Emeritus Professor

School of Communication and Arts
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences



  • PhD, University of London
  • DipEd, The University of Sydney
  • MA, The University of Sydney


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  • Hergenhan, Laurie, Wilding, Michael and Stewart, Ken Cyril Hopkins' Marcus Clarke. Edited by Laurie Hergenhan, Michael Wilding and Ken Stewart North Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Australian Scholarly Publishing; State Library of Victoria, 2009.

  • The Australian Short Story 4 ed. Edited by L. T. Hergenhan St Lucia, Brisbane: University of Queensland Press, 2002.

  • The ALS guide to Australian writers: A bibliography 1963-1990. Edited by Martin Duwell, Laurence Hergenhan, Marianne Ehrhardt and Carol Hetherington St Lucia, QLD, Australia: University of Queensland Press, 1992.

  • The Penguin new literary history of Australia. Edited by Bruce Bennett, Laurence Hergenhan, Martin Duwell, Brian Matthews, Peter Pierce and Elizabeth Webby Melbourne, Australia: Penguin Books, 1988.

Book Chapter

  • Laurence Hergenhan (2010). His Natural Life Classic Comic. In Follett, Ros (Ed.), Found in Fryer : Stories from the Fryer Library Collection (pp. 204-208) St Lucia: University of Queensland Library.

  • Hergenhan, Laurie (2010). The Road to Poor Fellow My Country. In Follett, Roslyn (Ed.), Found in Fryer : Stories from the Fryer Library Collection (pp. 158-159) St Lucia: University of Queensland Library.

  • Hergenhan, Laurie (2009). Introduction. In Bruce Bennett and Robert Dixon (Ed.), Tales of the early days: Price Warung (pp. v-ix) Sydney: Sydney University Press.

  • Hergenhan, Laurie, Stewart, Ken and Wilding, Michael (2009). Introduction. In Laurie Hergenhan, Ken Stewawrt and Michael Wilding (Ed.), Cyril Hopkins' Marcus Clarke (pp. vii-xlvii) Melbourne: Australian Scholarly Publishing.

  • Hergenhan, L. T. (2006). Frank Moorhouse in conversation with Laurie Hergenhan. In A. Righetti (Ed.), Theory and Practice of the Short Story: Australia, New Zealand, The South Pacific (pp. 3-22) Itlay: University of Verona.

  • Hergenhan, L. T. (2006). Writing London: Writing to, writing from, writing back, writing.... In T. Barnett, N. Bierbaum, S. Harrex, R. Hosking and G. Tulloch (Ed.), London Was Full of Rooms (pp. 175-182) Adelaide: Lythrum Press.

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