Editions: 2009

December 2009 Volume LIII, No. 12

In God We Now Agree

Robert Murray
Christmastide
Leon Trainor
Heroic acting in the stalls
Michael Connor
Le Vieil Homme Assis
Myra Schneider
How True Was Freud?
Rafe Champion
Annus Mirabilis Reversed
Jamie Grant

November 2009 Volume LIII, No. 11

Kevin Does History

Gregory Melleuish
The Red Packets
Ouyang Yu
Eels
Anna Buck
The secret plan to invade sydney
Michael Connor
Refusing to Be Victims
J. J. Spigelman
My Grandpa … And Yours
Alison McNaught

October 2009 Volume LIII, No. 10

The Extraordinary Robert Conquest

John Whitworth
Labor’s Attack on Conscience
Julian McGauran
Broody Mary: A Good Thing?
Philippa Martyr
The City of Dreams
Edith Speers
Visual Arts, Untaught and Unlearned
Alan Lee
Surviveor and Authority
Douglas Hassall

September 2009 Volume LIII, No. 9

That Aching Void

John Izzard
In Loving Memory
Ann Howard
Three Birdsongs
Bert Almon
How the War in the West was Won
Geoffrey Luck
Duped and Self-Duped
Patrick Morgan
And the Oscar Goes to …
Peter Kocan

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

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
I am a Woman; Heartbreak Hotel
John Whitworth
About Autumn
Andrew Lansdown

June 2009 Volume LIII, No. 6

The Swashbuckler from Hobart

Mark McGinness
Overloading Australia by Mark O’Connor & William.J.Lines
Robert Murray
The Springfields
Les Murray
The Australian Crowns and the Rules of Succession
Anne Twomey
Alva’s Boy by Alan Collins
Lee Shrubb
Sleazy Sod; Sunflower
Ashlley Morgan-Shae

May 2009 Volume LIII, No. 5

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
Giving It Away
Hal G.P. Colebatch

April 2009 Volume LIII, No. 4

On Cinema’s “Humanisation” of Hitler

Paul Monk
A Big Hug from the Prime Minister
Peter Ryan
Found Poem at Port Arthur
Leon Shann
Turning Points
Harry G. Gelber
Anzac Bridge
Sheryl Persson
Green Myths About Australian Farming
David F. Smith

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

Winston Churchill, Pommy Bastard

Frank Devine
Singled Out by Virginia Nicholson
Philippa Martyr
Saturdays
Philippa Martyr
A Place for Rhetoric
J. J. Spigelman
A Family History of Smoking by Andrew Riemer
Penelope Nelson
The Contradictions of the Garnaut Report
Tim Curtin