Editions: 2009

December 2009 Volume LIII, No. 12

The Origins of the Crisis in Immigration Policy

John Stone
Suddenly I’m Not an Australian
Tina Faulk
Myra Schneider
The Travails of the New South Africa
Andrew Kenny
The Language of “Bullying” and “Harassment”
Anna Wierzbicka
The Swing
Anna Buck

November 2009 Volume LIII, No. 11

The Meaning of Civilisation

D.M. Armstrong
Tom Burton
Table of Contents
Jennifer Compton
Two Poems: 2
Melinda Smith
The Flawed Rationalism of Christopher Hitchens
Gary Clark
Some Problems in the Art World
Patrick Morgan

October 2009 Volume LIII, No. 10

The Extraordinary Robert Conquest

John Whitworth
The Myths of Balibo
John Whitehall
The Novel as Autobiography
Patricia Anderson
The Big Bang; Love Letter from the Lady CEO
Edith Speers
The History Wars and the Holocaust
Mervyn F. Bendle
A Novel Look at Faith
Sophie Masson

September 2009 Volume LIII, No. 9

Frank Devine as Essayist

Keith Windschuttle
John Maynes and the Movement
Gerald Mercer
The Obama Urbanelle
Andrew Slattery
In Memoriam A.K.; Memo
Shane McCauley
Human Rights and the Unborn
Angela Shanahan
Not Just America
Patricia Anderson

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

The Assault on Anzac

Mervyn F. Bendle
In the High Cab
Alan Gould
The Lessons of Black Saturday
Ray Evans
Veronica’s Robe de Chambre
Anamaria Beligan
Cloning the Thylacine
Allen Greer
Bloody Diamonds
John Eppel

June 2009 Volume LIII, No. 6

Gallipoli: Second Front in the History Wars

Mervyn F. Bendle
Rich as Fiction?
Philippa Martyr
Chrissie Gittins
Following Keynes to Disaster
Hugh Morgan
A Chinese Lear on a quivering rock
Michael Connor
The unimportance of mountains
Peter Coghill

May 2009 Volume LIII, No. 5

Three-sided stories

Michael Connor
Greaseproof Rose
Les Murray
Bill Stanner and the End of Aboriginal High Culture
Keith Windschuttle
Australian Apologetics for Islam
Peter Day
Ten Haiku
Gary Hotham
A Bill of Wrongs
John Izzard

April 2009 Volume LIII, No. 4

How to Win in Afghanistan

Justin Kelly
A New White Knight
Neil McDonald
Sleep, Walker
Patrick Walsh
A New Policy Direction for Climate Change
Bob Carter
Revenue Raising
Michael Wilding
The Wonder
John Whitworth

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

Life on the Crooked Mile

Bill Harcourt
Why Do You Write for Children?
Sophie Masson
Australian Flag Centenary Celebrations
Hal G.P. Colebatch
Dreaming and Nightmares in Central Australia
Peter Vallee
Spark on Evil
Michael Giffin
The Two Horsemen
Peter Kocan