Australian politics, society & culture


Craig Sherborne’s 'The Amateur Science of Love'

Ever Unforgiven

Drusilla Modjeska on Tufi, Papua New Guinea

In the Fjords

Peter Weir’s 'The Way Back' and Leon Ford’s 'Griff the Invisible'

Economies of Scale

February 2011

The Girl Who Wanted Revenge: Eva Gabrielsson's memoir of life with Stieg

Mark Twain and his Autobiography: Volume 1

Parallel Lives

Robert Manne on John Howard’s 'Lazarus Rising'

Man of Wood

Liu Xiaobo

A Nobel Affair

The Blast Zone

Nick Kent’s 'Apathy for the Devil: A 1970s Memoir'

Rock and Roll Babble On

Christopher Hitchens’ 'Hitch-22'


Germaine Greer and 'The Female Eunuch'

The Better Self?

A Fava Fresca!

Black Inc., 224 pp; $27.95

"Piano Lessons" by Anna Goldsworthy

Edmund Capon's "I Blame Duchamp"

C'est la vie

J.M. Coetzee's 'Summertime'

A Federer Game

The Death of the Good Father

Robert Connolly's 'Balibo'

Cover Story

A Proper Wedding