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The author of ‘The Sparsholt Affair’ on the role of the not-always biological family in his work
By Dion Kagan on the
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Slate Plus’s podcast on Watergate urges patience on its audience
By Matthew Clayfield on the
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Brett Dean and Neil Armfield reimagine the Shakespearean tragedy at the Adelaide Festival
By Miriam Cosic on the
Gaming is the next corporate interest to govern in the state
By Mungo MacCallum on the
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A lacklustre line-up concealed the beautiful and the beguiling
By Shane Danielsen on the
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Ged Kearney might be the right candidate in the wrong battle
By Mungo MacCallum on the
A cultural, scientific and historical account of shit: a Midas Dekkers book extract
By Midas Dekkers on the
Walter Isaacson’s new biography is a study of crippling perfection and obsessive observation
By Elle Hardy on the
‘A Long Way from Home’ takes on new relevance following debate about Australia Day
By Claire Corbett on the
Last week abounds in examples of double standards
By Mungo MacCallum on the
From Julian Barnes to Hannah Kent, authors on the role music plays in their writing
By Lucy Callaghan on the
Margot Robbie brings the nuance, while director Craig Gillespie plays it for laughs
By Lauren Carroll Harris on the
Punters may be disappointed by what it uncovers
By Mungo MacCallum on the
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The screenwriter leaves nothing unexplained in his directorial debut
By Harry Windsor on the
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A particularly genteel and suitably confusing festival
By Jenny Valentish on the
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The Hobart museum’s new wing will mess with your senses, in the most wonderful way
By Jenny Valentish on the
Australia Day honours are at odds with our democratic ideals
By Mungo MacCallum on the