October 2014, no. 365

October 2014, no. 365

Here you will find Scott McCulloch’s captivating Letter from Ukraine as well as Peter Mares on the asylum seeker situation, Patrick Allingtons review of Peter Careys new novel Amnesia, and Peter Roses examination of Erik Jensen’s unusual memoir of his relationship with the troubled artist Adam Cullen. Also, Frank Bongiorno on Don Watson’s The Bush, Bridget Griffen-Foley on Fairfax, our new Poet of the Month feature with Robert Adamson, and Alison Broinowski’s review of Haruki Murakami’s latest work. We also join in the celebration of Chris Wallace-Crabbe’s eightieth birthday with a review of his new poetry collection and of Travelling Without Gods: A Chris Wallace-Crabbe Companion.

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Full Contents

Film

The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan edited by Albert J. Devlin with Marlene J. Devlin

Fiction

Boyhood Island by Karl Ove Knausgaard

Music

A Pianist’s A–Z: A Piano Lover’s Reader by Alfred Brendel with Michael Morley

Fiction

Amnesia by Peter Carey

Art

Walter Spies by John Stowell & Brown Boys and Rice Queens by Eng-Beng Lim

Fiction

Game Day by Miriam Sved

Politics

Confessions of a People-Smuggler by Dawood Amiri & The Undesirables by Mark Isaacs

Fiction

Nest by Inga Simpson

Fiction

Beams Falling by P.M. Newton

Literary Studies

Tim Winton: Critical Essays edited by Lyn McCredden and Nathanael O’Reilly

Literary Studies

The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson edited by Ian Donaldson et al.

Media

David Syme: Man of The Age by Elizabeth Morrison