April 2012 no. 340

April 2012 no. 340

News from the Editor's Desk


Peter Porter Poetry Prize

Michael Farrell is the winner of the 2012 Peter Porter Poetry PrizeMore

Letters to the Editor

 Kerr the contextualist

Dear Editor,

Andrew Sayers’s thoughtful review of The Cambridge Companion to Australian Art (February 2012) encourages one to read this book tha ... More

Peter Conrad reviews White's 'The Hanging Garden'

Peter Conrad

‘Genius,’ as Arthur Rimbaud put it, ‘is childhood recovered at will.’ Rimbaud himself abandoned poetry at the age of twenty and thereafter refused to look back, but Patrick White e ... More

Mark Peel and Christina Twomey: A History of Australia

Frank Bongiorno

Transcending obvious sources in a new short history

Frank Bongiorno


A History of Australia
by Mark Peel and C ... More

Also in this issue

Pat Grant: Blue

Ronnie Scott

Candice Bruce: The Longing

Francesca Sasnaitis