Letters to the Editor

Clive James, RIP

Sir: The other day I thought I could feel a slight hesitation in the world’s rotation. I suspect that it was the loss of Clive James from our literary scene. Like many young Aussies at the time, I travelled to England (then called “Going Home”) about a year before Clive, and went through experiences similar to those he recounted in his books. His books later vividly brought back that time in our lives and captured me as a dedicated Clive James reader. His contribution to writing and poetry has been remarkable and will be cherished by his band of followers,…

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