Robert Dessaix receives Australia Council lifetime achievement award for literature

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September 28 2022 - 5:00am
Hobart's Robert Dessaix says all his books are about making foreign cultures accessible to readers. Picture by Shane Reid
Hobart's Robert Dessaix says all his books are about making foreign cultures accessible to readers. Picture by Shane Reid

Robert Dessaix has had a lifelong fascination with language, and now that passion has netted him a major literary award.

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