Australian politics, society & culture


Hunter Publishers; $39.95
By Michael Lucy
Hamish Hamilton; $32.99
By Brenda Walker
Artist Jan Senbergs prepares for his NGV retrospective
By Quentin Sprague
Bloomsbury; $29.99
By Helen Elliott
Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney, until 1 May 2016
By Julie Ewington
Rihanna’s ‘ANTI’ and Future’s ‘EVOL’
By Anwen Crawford
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Doing the right thing in Jay Roach’s ‘Trumbo’ and László Nemes’ ‘Son of Saul’
By Luke Davies
Steven Avery
True crime and entertainment in Netflix’s ‘Making a Murderer’
By Anna Goldsworthy
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Why is Australia planning so many new casinos?
By David Neustein
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Alan Moorehead, Australia’s forgotten literary giant
By Thornton McCamish
The Watson family take on ‘Family Feud’
By Paul Connolly
Knopf; $39.99
By Brenda Walker
Giramondo Publishing; $26.95
By Barry Hill
Jonathan Cape; $32.99
By Stephanie Bishop
Survival tactics in ‘The Revenant’ and ‘The Big Short’
By Luke Davies
The Triffids’ ‘Born Sandy Devotional’ 30 years on
By Anwen Crawford
John Blaxland’s ‘The Protest Years: The Official History of ASIO 1963–1975’
By David McKnight
Stravinsky’s works, collected
By Andrew Ford