June 2009

The coming storm

Economics

The coming storm

Out of work in a land of plenty

'We Are One': Barack Obama delivering his pre-inaugural speech, Lincoln Memorial, 18 January 2009. Image: USAF

International politics

Patriot acts

Learning from America

'We Are One': Barack Obama delivering his pre-inaugural speech, Lincoln Memorial, 18 January 2009. Image: USAF

Books

In the garden

Judith Wright & Nugget Coombs

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Indigenous Australia

Haiku hikers

Arts & Letters  Right arrow

'The Stone Bridge', by Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn, c. 1638. Courtesy of the Rijksmuseum
Goodbye to all that

Books

Goodbye to all that

James Lovelock’s ‘The Vanishing Face of Gaia’

Lost women found

Music

Lost women found

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

Two stroke

Film

Two stroke

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

Here I stand

Indigenous Australia

Here I stand

Noel Pearson’s ‘Up from the Mission’

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Words: Shane Maloney | Illustration: Chris Grosz