Australian politics, society & culture


By James Boyce
Art and artifice in John Michael McDonagh’s ‘Calvary’
By Luke Davies
On science, religion, politics and ideology
By Judith Brett
Illustration by Jeff Fisher.
Francis Xavier's hand
By Michael Lucy
Paul Thomas Anderson’s ‘The Master’
By Luke Davies
George Pell, Anzac service, 24 April 2009. © AAP/Jenny Evans
The Anzac cult
By Don Watson