April 2011

Who’s afraid of Marcia Langton?
Assange arrives at Belmarsh Magistrates' Court with his lawyer Jennifer Robinson for his extradition hearing, 24 February 2011. © Peter Macdiarmid / Getty Images

Law and order

Crayfish Summer

Julian Assange, sex crime and feminism

Tony Blair campaigning his way to a landslide victory for Labour, April 1997. © Tom Stoddart / Getty Images
Stephen Milne leads his St Kilda teammates in a recovery session, September 2008, Melbourne. © Stuart Mcevoy / Newspix / News Limited
Fretilin supporters protest in Dili following the resignation of then Prime Minister Mari Alkatiri, 30 June 2006. © Candido Alves / Newspix / News Limited
Building of Knox Grammar School, 1943. State Library of New South Wales


The old boy

Knox Grammar’s Adrian Nisbett

The Nation Reviewed  Right arrow

A young soldier at the Anzac Day morning service in Warnambool, Victoria, 2009. © Angela Milne / Fairfax
Former Labor leader Mark Latham turned reporter for '60 Minutes', 2010. © Gary Ramage / Newspix / News Limited
Illustration by Jeff Fisher.
Illustration by Jeff Fisher.

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Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu, 2011. © Sam Karanikos


To the heart

Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu’s ‘Rrakala’

Hans Keilson. © Martin Spieles / S Fischer Verlag


Case histories

Hans Keilson’s ‘The Death of the Adversary’ and ‘Comedy in a Minor Key’

Triumph of the kill


Triumph of the kill

Susanne Bier’s ‘In a Better World’ and Denis Villeneuve’s ‘Incendies’

Noted  Right arrow

'Claude Lévi-Strauss: The Poet in the Laboratory', By Patrick Wilcken, Bloomsbury, 384pp; $59.99
'Against Remembrance' By David Rieff, Melbourne University Press, 144pp; $19.99
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Words: Shane Maloney | Illustration: Chris Grosz