March 2015

Essays

Politics

Labor’s love lost

Which hill is Labor’s light on again?

Family and relationships

Home truths

The costs and causes of domestic violence

Art

The extraordinary Mrs Gabori

The meteoric career of Kaiadilt painter Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda

The Nation Reviewed

Federal politics

Lost for words

Our politicians have paltry ideas and express them poorly

Law and order

On the ball

Rita Zammit is Victoria’s newest Supreme Court justice and a soccer tragic

Environment

A day at the zoo

The Adelaide Zoo has a chequered past

Environment

Dogs on the inside

The BARK program at Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre sees prisoners taking care of dogs

Television

When Asians attack

Behind the scenes of ‘Maximum Choppage’, a new kung-fu comedy

Vox

Arts & Letters

Books

Let sleeping dragons lie

Kazuo Ishiguro’s ‘The Buried Giant’

Architecture

Cyclone Frank

Frank Gehry’s Dr Chau Chak Wing Building

Music

Particular visions

Courtney Barnett’s ‘Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit’ and Darren Hanlon’s ‘Where Did You Come From?’

Film

California dreaming

Paul Thomas Anderson’s ‘Inherent Vice’

Noted