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Robert Drewe

Robert Drewe on 'One More Waltz: Papers from the Canberra Word Festival'

May 1995, no. 170 01 May 2022
When I heard I was on a literary panel called ‘Dialogues with the Past’ I was struck by a very familiar feeling, well beyond déjà vu. The sort of feeling best described by Barry Humphries as having the anticipatory excitement of dancing with your mother. In this country, it seems, the Good Old Past is always trotted out for one more waltz. There has to be a reason for our having a session c ... (read more)