April 2013

Essays  Right arrow

The Heart and Mind of Bob Katter

Adventures in Katterland

The Heart and Mind of Bob Katter
Counting the numbers: Graham Richardson in December 2000 with Inside Sport model of the year finalists © Jaime Fawcett / Newspix

Julia Gillard

The Rolling of NSW Labor

Party boys

© Greg Noakes / gregnoakes.com

Julia Gillard

Paul Kelly’s wild years

Leaps and bounds

The Nation Reviewed  Right arrow

The Death of Caesar (1867), Jean-Léon Gérôme. Image courtesy of the Walters Arts Museum.

Indigenous rights

Abbott steps up on reconciliation

Lest we forget

Japan

At Sea with the Whale Pirates

Eyewitness to the whale wars

Literature

Margaret Atwood comes to Perth

Brides revisited

Cambodia

At the Vung Tau RSL

Veterans return to Vietnam

Vox  Right arrow

Arts & Letters  Right arrow

Clive James: criticism was the field in which he was obliged to subordinate himself to the texts under discussion © Britta Campion / Newspix
The cheap thrills of fan fiction
© Johann Persen
Kreutzer Sonata (1901), René François Xavier Prinet
‘Sleepwalk with Me’ film review

Noted  Right arrow

Madeleine: The life of Madeleine St John, Helen Trinca, Text Publishing; $32.99
All That Is, James Salter, Picador; $29.99

Fiction

‘All That Is’

By James Salter

‘Kon-Tiki’

‘Kon-Tiki’

Joachim Rønning & Espen Sandberg (directors)

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