You see the correction to yesterday’s post? Checking further I think I may have worked out who the letter writer may really have been, but I am not sure enough to say. The one I thought it was is indeed someone who worked at Sydney University in the right area. He is also a very distinguished writer, whose work I have from time to time read. I wonder how many others made the same mistake I did when they read the letter in the Herald? In fact it was that erroneous attribution that made me take the letter seriously!
Well, error corrected I have let the letter stand. After all it is in the Herald anyway. But be aware, people, it isn’t by the best-known person of that name in OzLit circles.
Thus ended yesterday!