This study guide will help you analyse the text “The Drover’s Wife” by Henry Lawson. We will show you examples of elements in the text that will be relevant for your analysis. In these notes, we will focus on the summary, structure, characters, setting, narrator and point of view, language, theme and message.
Presentation of the text
Title: “The Drover’s Wife”
Author: Henry Lawson
Published in: “The Bulletin” (magazine)
Date of Publication: 1892
Genre: Short Story
Henry Lawson (1867-1922) was an Australian writer, mostly famous for his short stories and poetry.
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