November 2016

Essays  Right arrow

Politics

Bonfire of  the narratives

How did American democracy come to this?

Bonfire of  the narratives
Image of the Condamine River on fire

Issues and policies

Feeding  the  beast

Billion-dollar burnouts keep emissions rising

Rough times

Issues and policies

Rough times

Homelessness has reached crisis levels in Melbourne and Sydney

The Nation Reviewed  Right arrow

Illustration

International politics

A democratic moment

Hillary Clinton needs her new progressive agenda as much as America does

Illustration

Federal politics

Eyes wide open

What does One Nation senator Malcolm Roberts really believe?

Illustration

Food

Masaaki’s sushi

Join the queue for Tasmania’s most sought-after Japanese

Desirable elements

Sport

Desirable elements

Simon Oxenham has designed some of the world’s greatest skateparks

Medicine

Preparations for the storm

How do doctors manage when there are more patients and fewer resources?

Medicine

Arts & Letters  Right arrow

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Books

The antipodes of the imagination

JM Coetzee’s ‘The Schooldays of Jesus’ is defined by its strangeness

Roof detail of the Australian Islamic Centre

Architecture

Murcutt’s mosque

The Australian Islamic Centre is notable for what it isn’t as much as for what it is

Still from Collisions

Film

Seeing visions

Lynette Wallworth’s ‘Collisions’ brings virtual reality to the Western Desert

Still from American Honey

Film

Powerless agents

Andrea Arnold’s ‘American Honey’ is an exuberant, if meandering, trip

A survival guide for outsiders

Music

A survival guide for outsiders

Australian hip-hop artist Tkay Maidza brings a lifetime on the move to her debut album, ‘Tkay’

Noted  Right arrow

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Cover of Born To Run
In Light of Recent Events  Right arrow
Cartoon
Spring fever
In light of recent events