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John Bell rehearsing 'King Lear'. Sydney Opera House, 2010. © Greg Wood/AFP
John Bell’s ‘On Shakespeare’
By Louis Nowra
Words: Shane Maloney | Illustration: Chris Grosz
By Shane Maloney and Chris Grosz
Everywhere is anywhere when you travel these days, whether it's invasions or gardening shows.
By Robert Dessaix
The image that first flashed onto the TV screen that evening was of Peter Cundall, the lovable talking garden gnome from Gardening Australia, throwing blood and bone about and enthusing as only he can about broad beans. I was aghast. CNN in Vladivostok is one thing; one expects CNN to appear on TV screens in hotel