This book's epigraph comes from Gough Whitlam
, Prime Minister of Australia, speaking about the creation of a healthy artistic climate.
Greer, Germaine. The Obstacle Race. Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1979.
Greer's sketch of her efforts at rediscovery—rummaging through dusty art-gallery cellars for the...
's native Australia, which she visited for a publicity tour two years after The Female Eunuch appeared, she and her book ruffled many feathers. A planned television programme was abruptly cancelled, and...