Black Diggers

Black Diggers


Tom Wright

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A diverse, working-class neighborhood of Sydney, where Laurie grows up.
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Erskineville Term Timeline in Black Diggers

The timeline below shows where the term Erskineville appears in Black Diggers. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Act One
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...all have a fifth sense or something.” Laurie insists that he “grew up in bloody Erskineville!” and the others ask why he kept getting sent “on recky” (reconnaissance). Laurie responds that... (full context)