August 2009

Looking west

International politics

Looking west

Australia and the Indian Ocean

Nick Cave, Futurama, Deinze, Belgium, 1986. © Yves Lorson/Flickr
A proper wedding

The Nation Reviewed  Right arrow

Illustration by Jeff Fisher.
Illustration by Jeff Fisher.

Arts & Letters  Right arrow

Into the shadowed heart

Travel

Into the shadowed heart

Nicolas Rothwell’s ‘The Red Highway’

Setting Herself Apart

Music

Setting Herself Apart

Sarah Blasko's 'As Day Follows Night'

Democratic hubris

Politics

Democratic hubris

John Keane’s ‘The Life and Death of Democracy’

Cover story

Society

Cover story

Robert Connolly’s ‘Balibo’

Waste-makers
Genesis

History

Genesis

Recent Australian history writing

Noted  Right arrow

Encounters  Right arrow
Cartoon
Words: Shane Maloney | Illustration: Chris Grosz