Arts & Letters

Picador; $29.99
By Stephanie Bishop
Jonathan Franzen
An interview with Jonathan Franzen
By Richard Cooke
Conscious Sleep by Chiharu Shiota
The 20th Biennale of Sydney
By Julie Ewington
Batman v. Superman
‘Batman v. Superman’ v. the internet
By Waleed Aly and Scott Stephens
Anohni by Alice O'Malley
Beautiful suffering in PJ Harvey’s ‘The Hope Six Demolition Project’ and Anohni’s ‘Hopelessness’
By Anwen Crawford
Hamish Hamilton; $32.99
By Brenda Walker
Hunter Publishers; $39.95
By Michael Lucy
Helen Garner’s work collected in ‘Everywhere I Look’
By Anna Goldsworthy
Still from Sherpa
The economics of Everest in Jennifer Peedom’s ‘Sherpa’
By Luke Davies
The Drones
Gareth Liddiard on The Drones’ ‘Feelin Kinda Free’
By Anwen Crawford
Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney, until 1 May 2016
By Julie Ewington
Bloomsbury; $29.99
By Helen Elliott
Crown Sydney image
Why is Australia planning so many new casinos?
By David Neustein
Steven Avery
True crime and entertainment in Netflix’s ‘Making a Murderer’
By Anna Goldsworthy
Trumbo image
Doing the right thing in Jay Roach’s ‘Trumbo’ and László Nemes’ ‘Son of Saul’
By Luke Davies
Rihanna’s ‘ANTI’ and Future’s ‘EVOL’
By Anwen Crawford
Jonathan Cape; $32.99
By Stephanie Bishop
Giramondo Publishing; $26.95
By Barry Hill