September 2012

Essays  Right arrow

Waiting for Barack

The improbable president

Waiting for Barack
A ceremonial sunset aboard the HMAS 'Manoora' off Vanuatu in 2006. © Commonwealth of Australia
Supreme Court Judges in full regalia. © Penny Stephens/Fairfax Syndication

The Work of Judges

Tough-on-crime advocates all rise

The Nation Reviewed  Right arrow

Julia Gillard, Canberra, October 2011. © Commonwealth of Australia

Gold is good

The Olympics, Sport and National Pride

Live from Mars

NASA's 'Curiosity' in Tidbinbilla

Green Card

Income Management in Bankstown

Not a Dog

The Strangeness of Dingoes

Riches to Rags

Down and Out in Double Bay

The Naked Critic

Memories of Robert Hughes

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Arts & Letters  Right arrow

Mini from Korea is crowned Miss International Queen, Thailan, 2010. © Narong Sangnak/Corbis

Queer and Loathing

Benjamin Law’s 'Gaysia'

Peter Steele. © Jim McDermott

At the Table by the Window

Peter Steele (1939–2012)

Once again, without emotion: Bret and Jemaine on tour earlier this year. © Tracey Nearmy/AAP


I Told You I Was Freaky

Flight of the Conchords

A Heavy F*cking Situation
After the Flood

After the Flood

Benh Zeitlin’s 'Beasts of the Southern Wild'

Noted  Right arrow

'The Engagement' by Chloe Hooper, Hamish Hamilton; $29.99
'Radar' by Kevin Brophy and Nathan Curnow, Walleah Press; $25.00
'Hemingway and Gellhorn', Philip Kaufman (director).Screening on Showtime in September.