January - February 2010 Volume LIV, No. 1-2

Stoicism and the Profession of Arms

Michael Evans
Letters to the Editor
Bill James, Digby Ricci, Donald G. Runcie, Andrew McIntyre, Nigel Morris
The Last Cat
C.A.R. Hills
Birds Bathing
Barbara Fisher
Six A.M.
Knute Skinner
An Australian Literary Treasure
Sophie Masson

Art

More Director than Writer

Patricia Anderson

Books

The Freshly-Iced Sponge

Mark McGinness

An Irish Swan’s Story

Gabriel Fitzmaurice

The Calm After The Storm

Patrick Morgan

Celebrating The Positive

Hal G.P. Colebatch

No Cheating Now

Jennifer Compton

Putting The Boot In

Dennis O'Keeffe

Fiction

John Beatty

Lucy K. Hahn

The Rain Beginning

Margaret Barbalet

Film

Inside Wake in Fright

Neil McDonald

First Person

Short Takes VII

Alan Gould

The Last Cat

C.A.R. Hills

History

A Nation Begins

John Izzard

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Bill James, Digby Ricci, Donald G. Runcie, Andrew McIntyre, Nigel Morris

Literature

Dickens on Child Abuse

Michael Giffin

Music

A Symphony for Australia

Rhoderick McNeill

Philosophy and Ideas

Politics

What’s Left of the Left?

Mervyn F. Bendle, John Dawson, Bill Muehlenberg, John Muscat, Andrew Norton, Angela Shanahan, Jason Soon

Eleven Decent Years

John Stone

Religion

Ryan

Society

Poetry

Orf

Rod Usher

Deck-Chairs

Barbara Fisher

Whiteout

Rod Usher

Genealogy

Katherine Gallagher

The Zappeion

Graeme Hetherington

A Suitable Guest

Knute Skinner

A Response

Kevin Densley

Meeting

Elizabeth Smither

Mozart

Elizabeth Smither

Preparations

Knute Skinner

Toledo Tournament

Graeme Hetherington

One Hour of Light

Dikra Ridha

Prey

Rod Usher

The wedding lawn

Elizabeth Smither

The Gravelled Path

Knute Skinner

Six A.M.

Knute Skinner

Birds Bathing

Barbara Fisher