September 2009 Volume LIII, No. 9

The Shadow of Barbarism

David Free
Man of Film
Neil McDonald
Driving Home
David Chandler
The Manchurian Paradox
Michael Evans
The Confirmation
Stephen Orr
Rain in the Forest; How it is
Leon Trainor

Art

Not Just America

Patricia Anderson

Books

Duped and Self-Duped

Patrick Morgan

Believing in Cliches

Hal Colebatch

Views of Darwin

James Franklin

Culture

Defence

The Manchurian Paradox

Michael Evans

Environment

That Aching Void

John Izzard

Fiction

The Confirmation

Stephen Orr

In Loving Memory

Ann Howard

How Verona Got Its Name

Jennifer Compton

Film

Man of Film

Neil McDonald

First Person

Short Takes VI

Alan Gould

Constructing a Parliament

Michael O’Connor

History

Conversations with Djilas

Desmond O'Grady

Rogue History

Michael Connor

Journalism

The Future of Journalism

Stephen Quinn

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Bill Harcourt, Howard Hutchins, Neil James, JohnTwyford, Mike Rathbone, Peter Fagan, Mark O'Connor

Literature

Death and the Poets

Roger Sandall

Obituary

Philosophy and Ideas

Politics

By the Nerds, For the Nerds

David Alexander

Society

Human Rights and the Unborn

Angela Shanahan

Tribute

Frank Devine as Essayist

Keith Windschuttle

Poetry

Driving Home

David Chandler

Watermelon

Janine Fraser

Triptych

Peter Skrzynecki

Unfinished Symphony

Bert Almon

Jeogla Return; Birdsongs

Peter Skrzynecki

Separate Sightings

Sebastian Schloessingk

In Memoriam A.K.; Memo

Shane McCauley

The Obama Urbanelle

Andrew Slattery

Victors’ Justice

Peter Kocan

Dog and Kangaroo; Slug

Janine Fraser

Poem

David Chandler

Coal

Mark Lewis

Three Birdsongs

Bert Almon

The Draw

Sebastian Schloessingk