Australian politics, society & culture

World War II

July 2013

World War II 'Night Witch' dies at 92

Veterans return to Vietnam

At the Vung Tau RSL

By James Salter

‘All That Is’

Why do Australians lust for heroic war stories?

Lest We Inflate

Paul Thomas Anderson’s ‘The Master’

Volatile Spirits

'Lore' by Cate Shortland (director)

'The Watch Tower' by Elizabeth Harrower

'HHhH' by Laurent Binet

A father’s World War II keepsake sparks a harrowing journey

An Unknown Soldier

'The Hanging Garden' by Patrick White

Forgotten People, Elites and Class Warfare

Once Were Warriors

'The Street Sweeper' By Elliot Perlman

A Correspondence with Clive James

Clean As You Go

Anna Funder’s 'All That I Am'

The Magic of Exile

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

Stardust Memories: In Search of Real Italian Food

Gough Whitlam at 95 Years


Tide of Improvement