November 2009

Politics

Changing frontiers

The National Party

History

The brutal truth

What happened in the Gulf Country

Family and relationships

Rising son

James Murdoch

The Nation Reviewed

Arts & Letters

Music

Obscured by clouds

Pink Floyd’s ‘The Wall’

Society

Sub-prime

Peter Carey’s ‘Parrot and Olivier in America’

Art

Animating spirits

Janine Burke’s ‘Source: Nature’s Healing Role in Art and Writing’

Books

Stockholm syndrome

Stieg Larsson’s ‘Millennium’ trilogy

Film

Tooth and claw

Lars Von Trier’s ‘Antichrist’

Television

School for gangsters

‘Underbelly’ and ‘The Wire’

Noted

Encounters

Cartoon