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

Stoicism and the Profession of Arms

Michael Evans
Eleven Decent Years
John Stone
John Beatty
Lucy K. Hahn
Preparations
Knute Skinner
What’s Left of the Left?
Mervyn F. Bendle, John Dawson, Bill Muehlenberg, John Muscat, Andrew Norton, Angela Shanahan, Jason Soon
The Freshly-Iced Sponge
Mark McGinness

Art

More Director than Writer

Patricia Anderson

Books

An Irish Swan’s Story

Gabriel Fitzmaurice

Putting The Boot In

Dennis O'Keeffe

Celebrating The Positive

Hal G.P. Colebatch

No Cheating Now

Jennifer Compton

The Freshly-Iced Sponge

Mark McGinness

The Calm After The Storm

Patrick Morgan

Fiction

The Rain Beginning

Margaret Barbalet

John Beatty

Lucy K. Hahn

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

Eleven Decent Years

John Stone

What’s Left of the Left?

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

Religion

Ryan

Society

Poetry

Prey

Rod Usher

The wedding lawn

Elizabeth Smither

One Hour of Light

Dikra Ridha

The Gravelled Path

Knute Skinner

Deck-Chairs

Barbara Fisher

Six A.M.

Knute Skinner

Birds Bathing

Barbara Fisher

The Zappeion

Graeme Hetherington

Genealogy

Katherine Gallagher

Whiteout

Rod Usher

Orf

Rod Usher

A Response

Kevin Densley

Meeting

Elizabeth Smither

Mozart

Elizabeth Smither

A Suitable Guest

Knute Skinner

Preparations

Knute Skinner

Toledo Tournament

Graeme Hetherington