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Ern Malley Biography | Poet

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Ernest Lalor "Ern" Malley was a fictitious poet and the central figure in Australia 's most celebrated literary hoax. He and his entire body of work were created in one day in 1943 by writers James McAuley and Harold Stewart in order to hoax Max Harris and Angry Penguins, the modernist magazine Harris had founded and edited.

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