Editions: 2009

December 2009 Volume LIII, No. 12


David Bird
The Sugar Bag
Peter Ryan
In God We Now Agree
Robert Murray
Leon Trainor
Heroic acting in the stalls
Michael Connor
Le Vieil Homme Assis
Myra Schneider

November 2009 Volume LIII, No. 11

Eurislam – A Model for Australia?

Geoffrey Luck
The Senate Vacancy
Patricia Shaw
Unsolved Mystery in an Upper Middle-Class Suburb
Bruce Dawe
Kevin Does History
Gregory Melleuish
The Red Packets
Ouyang Yu
Anna Buck

October 2009 Volume LIII, No. 10

The Extraordinary Robert Conquest

John Whitworth
“Rights” as a Weapon in Culture War
Shimon Cowen
A Ballade of Serious Matters
John Whitworth
Labor’s Attack on Conscience
Julian McGauran
Broody Mary: A Good Thing?
Philippa Martyr
The City of Dreams
Edith Speers

September 2009 Volume LIII, No. 9

The Rise of the Market State

Paul Monk
How Verona Got Its Name
Jennifer Compton
Jeogla Return; Birdsongs
Peter Skrzynecki
That Aching Void
John Izzard
In Loving Memory
Ann Howard
Three Birdsongs
Bert Almon

July - August 2009 Volume LIII, No. 7-8

David Williamson by Mrs Williamson

Michael Connor
Desorientation a Deux
Graeme Hetherington
Susanna Who Plays Clarinet
Rod Usher
Taking Pascal’s Wager
Peter Coleman
The Politics of School Choice
Kevin Donnelly
Rudd, Blair, and Reform of the Public Sector
John McDonnell

June 2009 Volume LIII, No. 6

Doctors of the Second Freshness

Michael Galak
Gordon Barton by Sam Everingham
John Izzard
Into the Valley; Head Space
Christine Paice
The Swashbuckler from Hobart
Mark McGinness
Overloading Australia by Mark O’Connor & William.J.Lines
Robert Murray
The Springfields
Les Murray

May 2009 Volume LIII, No. 5

Journey Without Arrival

Patrick Morgan
Pictorial Banquet
Giles Auty
The Bombing of Darwin
Tom Frame
The Widow Clicquot
Philippa Martyr
Melbourne Burning
Ashlley Morgan-Shae
The Lamb Enters the Dreaming: Nathanael Pepper and the Ruptured World, by Robert Kenny
Robert Murray

April 2009 Volume LIII, No. 4

George Bush and History’s Croakers

Claudio Veliz
Two Whole Men
George Thomas
The Course of Human Endeavor
Patrick Walsh
On Cinema’s “Humanisation” of Hitler
Paul Monk
A Big Hug from the Prime Minister
Peter Ryan
Found Poem at Port Arthur
Leon Shann

March 2009 Volume LIII, No. 3

A Marathon for Australian Art

Patricia Anderson
More Control, Less Prosperity
Des Moore
Australia: Echoes of Xavier Herbert
Laurie Hergenhan
The High Price of PC Power
Ray Evans & Tom Quirk
The Great Australian Folk Song That Wasn’t
Keith McKenry
Obama and the Weathermen
Mervyn F. Bendle

January - February 2009 Volume LIII, No. 1-2

Back to Coombs, or Forward?

Peter Howson
Hollow Man of Yesterday
Peter Ryan
Philippa Martyr
Winston Churchill, Pommy Bastard
Frank Devine
Singled Out by Virginia Nicholson
Philippa Martyr
Philippa Martyr