March 2012 no. 339

March 2012 no. 339

'Three sisters' a new story by Maria Takolander

Maria Takolander

Let us take a look at this place. Marshlands. All the way to the horizon. The land drained, but nevertheless sinking. Sinking into nothing, nothing but itself. Frogs volleying noise in the ... More

News from the Editor's Desk


Enter the Jolley Prize

Exponents of short fiction will have until 31 May to enter the ABRMore

Letters to the Editor

 Oz Lit at Melbourne University

Dear Editor,

The English program at the University of Melbourne has offered courses on Australian literature every year since 1982, when it was fir ... More

Letter from Jaipur

Claudia Hyles

Free speech and sectarian tensions at the Jaipur Festival

by Claudia Hyles


This year’s Jaipur Literature Festival (20–24 January) more than lived up ... More

Also in this issue


Gareth Robinson

Beautiful Mother

Michael Farrell

After Devotion

Annamaria Weldon


Toby Fitch

Haruki Murakami: 1Q84

Alison Broinowski