June 2009

Economics

The coming storm

Out of work in a land of plenty

International politics

Patriot acts

Learning from America

Books

In the garden

Judith Wright & Nugget Coombs

The Nation Reviewed

Indigenous Australia

Haiku hikers

Arts & Letters

Books

Goodbye to all that

James Lovelock’s ‘The Vanishing Face of Gaia’

Music

Lost women found

The discovery of Vashti Bunyan, Sibylle Baier and ‘Connie’ Converse

Film

Two stroke

Sarah Watt’s ‘My Year Without Sex’ & Antonello Grimaldi’s ‘Quiet Chaos’

Indigenous Australia

Here I stand

Noel Pearson’s ‘Up from the Mission’

Noted

Encounters

Cartoon