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  1. The Road from Coorain: Conway, Jill Ker: 9780679724360 ...

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    Worlds away from Coorain, in America, Jill Conway became a historian and the first woman president of Smith College. Her story of Coorain and the road from Coorain startles by its passion and evocative power, by its understanding of the ways in which a total, deep-rooted commitment to place—or to a dream—can at once liberate and imprison.

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    • Jill Ker Conway
    • $5
    • 1989
  2. The Road from Coorain (TV Movie 2002) - IMDb

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    Dec 14, 2003 · A compelling tale based on Australian writer Jill Ker Conway's celebrated autobiography about a heroic and ambitious woman's struggle for independence, and her complex relationship with her mother.

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  3. The Road from Coorain by Jill Ker Conway - Goodreads

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    I spent a while this weekend reading The Road from Coorain, a memoir popular about fifteen years ago that I'd found around the office. In it, Jill Ker Conway, an academic and the first female president of Smith College, tells the story of her youth and education in Australia up to the day she left for America at age 26.

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    • 1989
    • Jill Ker Conway
    • Paperback
  4. The Road from Coorain by Jill Ker Conway, Jill Ker Conway ...

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    Her story of Coorain and the road from Coorain startles by its passion and evocative power, by its understanding of the ways in which a total, deep-rooted commitment to place—or to a dream—can at once liberate and imprison.

    • $15.95
    • Paperback (Reprint)
    • Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
  5. The Road from Coorain (2003) - Rotten Tomatoes

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    Audience Reviews for The Road from Coorain Jun 05, 2012 Quiet Australian piece about a girl and her family growing up in the Outback, from British roots, different. Her mother (played with verve by...

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    • Brendan Maher
    • drama, biography
  6. Amazon.com: THE ROAD FROM COORAIN: Juliet Stevenson, Richard ...

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    The Road from Coorain is more about the obstacles Jill faced than about a girl with a brilliant mind and strong will who overcomes adversity to succeed in the wider world.

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  7. The Road from Coorain Summary | SuperSummary

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    The Road from Coorain is a 1989 autobiographical novel by Jill Ker Conway. Ker Conway is perhaps best known as the first female president of Smith College, the largest of the Seven Sisters colleges. The book details Jill's upbringing in Australia, up through her early adulthood and acceptance to Radcliffe College.

  8. The Road from Coorain Analysis - eNotes.com

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    The Road from Coorain is first and finally the autobiography of Jill Ker Conway, the first female president of Smith College, though its focus is not upon her presidency but upon her childhood and...

  9. The Road from Coorain Summary & Study Guide

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    The Road from Coorain is the autobiography of Jill Ker Conway, a native Australian, historian and the first female president of Smith College. Conway was born in 1934 in Hillston, New South Wales, in the "bush," or Australian "outback," to parents who operated a large sheep station that they named Coorain.

  10. Jill Ker Conway - Wikipedia

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    The Road from Coorain was published in 1989 (ISBN 0-394-57456-7) and details her early life, from Coorain in Australia to Harvard in the United States. The book begins with her early childhood at the remote sheep station Coorain near Mossgiel, New South Wales.

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