May 2016, no. 381

May 2016, no. 381

Welcome to the May issue of ABR Online. In Advances we announce our major new partnership with Monash University. Peter Goldsworthy reviews a posthumous collection of poems by the great Peter Porter – after whom our Poetry Prize is named. We review novels by Patrick Modiano, David Dyer, Julian Barnes, Josephine Rowe, and Jack Cox. States of Poetry this month heads to New South Wales. State editor Elizabeth Allen has chosen poems from six NSW poets, including ABR Laureate David Malouf. We print three of them in this issue, including the extraordinary 'Visitation on Myrtle Street' (a recent online Poem of the Week) and the complete digital anthology will be available soon.

Everywhere I Look by Helen Garner

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AUSTRALIA’S SECOND CHANCE by George Megalogenis & BALANCING ACT by George Megalogenis

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Dodge Rose by Jack Cox

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THE MIDNIGHT WATCH by David Dyer

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Chorale at the Crossing by by Peter Porter

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DANTE: THE STORY OF HIS LIFE by Marco Santagata, translated by Richard Dixon

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BETWEEN A WOLF AND A DOG by Georgia Blain

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GAY SYDNEY: A HISTORY: A HISTORY by Garry Wotherspoon

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AFTER THE CIRCUS by Patrick Modiano

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Jack & Mollie (& Her) by Jordie Albiston

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WE ATE THE ROAD LIKE VULTURES by Lynnette Lounsbury

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THE NOISE OF TIME by Julian Barnes

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A Loving, Faithful Animal by Josephine Rowe

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On Sondheim: An Opinionated Guide by Ethan Mordden

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William Yang: Stories of Love and Death by Helena Grehan and Edward Scheer

The Burning Elephant by Christopher Raja

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Outback Penguin: Richard Lane’s Barwell Diaries edited by Elizabeth Lane et al.

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