July 2009

View of Steels Creek from kitchen window, February 2009 © Daniel Cleaveley/Wikimedia Commons

Issues and policies

Why we weren’t warned

The Victorian bushfires and the royal commission

Ted Kotcheff's 'Wake In Fright'.

Film

Home truths

Revisiting ‘Wake in Fright’

The Nation Reviewed  Right arrow

International politics

Democracy in Indonesia

Issues and policies

A gay old time

Arts & Letters  Right arrow

A matter of taste

Society

A matter of taste

The 53rd Venice Biennale

Chinese whispers

Chinese whispers

Zachary Mexico’s ‘China Underground’

Revolving doors

International politics

Revolving doors

Robert G Kaiser’s ‘So Damn Much Money’

Brought to Booker

Society

Brought to Booker

Man Booker International

Tudor Style

History

Tudor Style

Hilary Mantel’s ‘Wolf Hall’

Elvis Presley in 'Jailhouse Rock', 1957. Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc./Library of Congress

Society

The pretendies

The art of the spoken interlude

Dirty work

Society

Dirty work

Christine Jeffs’ ‘Sunshine Cleaning’

Noted  Right arrow

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