Australian politics, society & culture

July 2011

Howard Florey & Alexander Fleming

'Nagasaki: The Massacre of the Innocent and Unknowing' By Craig Collie

'The Hall of Uselessness' By Simon Leys

The 54th Venice Biennale

Vanity Case

David Lumsdaine’s 'White Dawn' and 'Big Meeting'

Sound Harvest

'In Treatment: Season Three'

Couch Habit

Terrence Malick’s 'The Tree of Life' and Julia Leigh’s 'Sleeping Beauty'

Like the Day and Night

James Boyce’s '1835: The Founding of Melbourne & the Conquest of Australia'

Beneath the Boulevards

Robert Hughes’s 'Rome'

Empire of the Mind

Stardust Memories: In Search of Real Italian Food

The Struggle for Liberation in the Middle East

After Spring

Chris Bowen and the Malaysian Solution

The Hot Seat

Choosing the Right Path for Adolescent Mental Health

Minds at Risk

Mark Scott Embarks on Another Five-Year Term

Second Life

Reflections on the Breeding House

In the Rat Room

Child Beauty Pageants in Australia

Sparkle and Shine

John Safran’s new ABC TV project

The Quest for Muslim Jedis