Australian politics, society & culture

David Marr

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The pursuit of character over substance
By Mungo MacCallum
Nigel Thomson, 'Manoly Lascaris', 1994 (detail). Oil on linen. Private collection. Image courtesy of the Manly Art Gallery and Museum.
Manoly Lascaris and Patrick White’s ghost
By Debra Adelaide
Illustration by Jeff Fisher.
By John Hirst