December 2011 Volume LV, No. 12

December 25 and Our Place in the Cosmos

Paul Monk
How to Write a Political Novel
Nicholas Hasluck
Walking Away from Giants
Chad Swanson
Four Poems
Christine Paice
Thomas Keneally, Starving for Evidence
Andrew Roberts
Hunted
Wayne Strudwick

Letters

Letters to the Editor

Greg Buchanan, Geoff Holt, Bill James, George Nikolic, Bernard d’Abrera, Gregory Haines, Chris Curtis, Tony Hassall, John de Meyrick, David Smith, T. Varjavandi

Art

Chronicle

Keith Windschuttle

November 2011

Commentary

Communism

The Lamp of Illusion

Gordon Adler

Criticism

Room for Fetishes

Iain Bamforth

What Poetry Is Really About

Hal G.P. Colebatch

Education

On Educational Disadvantage

Geoffrey Partington

Fiction

On the Brink

R.J. Armstrong

Hunted

Wayne Strudwick

Film

Allusion and Delusion

Neil McDonald

First Person

Ryan

Fit and Proper

Peter Ryan

Theatre

Playing for Laughs

Michael Connor

Poetry

Border Security

Bruce Dawe

Jigsaw

Bruce Dawe

The Big Picture

Russell Erwin

Babi Yar

J.R. McRae

Installation 001

Ouyang Yu

The hydrangeas

Janine Fraser

Fisherman, Busselton Jetty

Andrew Lansdown

Two Poems

Sheryl Persson

Part of …

Ouyang Yu

Loving Care

Margaret Harvey

Night on the Lake

Margaret Harvey

The Musical Offering

Margaret Harvey

Hospital Records

Russell Erwin

Funeral

John Foulcher

Four Poems

Christine Paice