What is the culture of our place, of our backyard? Lyndon Terracini, a baritone who spent 30 years in the opera houses of Europe before settling in the NSW town of Lismore, reveals the rich diversity of Australia’s country-town culture and makes a strong plea for its right to the same respect as metropolitan culture. With the rapid demographic changes presently taking place, he writes, European traditions are fast becoming irrelevant.
Platform Papers 11: A Regional State of Mind: Making Art Outside Metropolitan Australia
Author: Lyndon Terracini
Publication Date: 1/1/2007
Publisher: Currency House