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John Derum has become widely identified with his interpretation of the work of Australian writers, particularly C. J. Dennis.

John Derum has become widely identified with his interpretation of the work of Australian writers, particularly C. He performed More Than A Sentimental Bloke, his tribute to Dennis, more than 500 times around Australia between 1979 and 1994. Derum was elected to Blue Mountains City Council from 1995 to 1999 and worked as a political adviser between 2001 and 2007. He was appointed to the Theatre Committee of the NSW Government Arts Advisory Board, and worked on the staff of the NSW Minister for the Environment and Attorney-General and as electorate advisor for three members of parliament.

By the mid-1970s nearly three hundred thousand copies had been sold internationally. One of the most famous works of Australian literature, it tells the story of Bill, a larrikin, who meets a young woman named Doreen. The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke is a perennial Australian favourite.

Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis, better known as C. Dennis, (7 September 1876 – 22 June 1938) was an Australian poet known for his humorous poems, especially "The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke", published in the early 20th centur. Dennis, (7 September 1876 – 22 June 1938) was an Australian poet known for his humorous poems, especially "The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke", published in the early 20th century. Though Dennis's work is less well known today, his 1916 publication of The Sentimental Bloke sold 65,000 copies in its first year, and by 1917 he was the most prosperous poet in Australian history.

Dennis The Sentimental Bloke Part 1 1980 Poetry in English. DL <<< David Lehman’s Sinatra’s Century is a much shorter but more intimate portrait

Dennis The Sentimental Bloke Part 1 1980 Poetry in English. Australian writers, 1890-1945: Dennis, Clarence James, 1876-1938  . DL <<< David Lehman’s Sinatra’s Century is a much shorter but more intimate portrait. The Arrow Has Not Two Points by Clive James.

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John Derum has been acting, writing and directing for theatre and television since his teenage years. He has performed More Than a Sentimental Bloke, his tribute to . Dennis, more than 500 times around Australia. He has recorded the audiobooks of the Joseph Furphy classic novels, Such Is Life, Rigby’s Romance and The Buln-Buln and the Brolga.

Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis (7 September 1876 - 22 June 1938) was an Australian poet, best known for his humorous dialect verse, especially The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke. Dennis was born in Auburn, South Australia. His father owned hotels in Auburn, and then later in Gladstone and Laura, South Australia. His mother suffered ill health, so Clarrie (as he was known) was raised initially by his great-aunts, then went away to school, (Christian Brothers College, Adelaide) as a teenager. Dennis, (7 September 1876 - 22 June 1938) was an Australian poet known for his humorous poems, especially "The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke", published in the early 20th century. Though Dennis's work is less well known today, his 1916 publication of The Sentimental Bloke sold 65,000 copies in its first year, and by 1917 he was the most prosperous poet in Australian history

More Than a Sentimental Bloke: John Derum as C.J. Dennis epub download

ISBN13: 978-0868401164

ISBN: 0868401161

Author: C. J. Dennis

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Language: English

Publisher: UNSW Press (January 31, 1990)

Pages: 151 pages

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