March 2017

Essays

Politics

Call for backup

How authorities lost control of juvenile detention

Gender

Business as usual?

The confused case for corporate gender equality

Environment

The Totten hots up

A major Antarctic glacier is becoming dangerously unstable

The Nation Reviewed

International politics

American berserk

Donald Trump’s presidency feels both unprecedented and oddly familiar

Environment

Holy shark

Leonie the leopard shark’s switch to asexual reproduction is a world first

Books

The unedited life

What is the allure of the writer’s archive?

Education

Child’s play

The Melbourne Museum’s new gallery takes small children seriously

Medicine

The war on food

Our minds and bodies have a complicated relationship with what we eat

Medicine

Arts & Letters

Art

Sweet celebration

‘Sugar Spin’ at GOMA aims to please and to challenge

Books

Tasmania got gamed

James Boyce’s ‘Losing Streak’ investigates how one family came to rule the state’s poker-machine industry

Books

Unapologetic

Cat Marnell’s ‘How To Murder Your Life’ is an addiction memoir with a difference

Film & Television

Backstage drama

The domestic disquiet of Asghar Farhadi’s ‘The Salesman’ gives way to suspense

Noted

In Light of Recent Events

Cartoon

Australian skiers in Japan