Behrouz Boochani

'Behrouz Boochani and the politics of naming' by Omid Tofighian

Omid Tofighian
26 July 2019

In June 2019, Australian Book Review announced the ABR Behrouz Boochani Fellowship, an initiative generously funded by Peter McMullin in association with the Peter McMull More

'Flight from Manus' by Behrouz Boochani

Behrouz Boochani
25 February 2019

I am beholding clouds
beholding dreams
… beholding the hands of a woman
… she has taken a fragment of me with her< More

News from the Editor's Desk - January-February 2019

Australian Book Review
22 February 2019

ABR News: Felicity Plunkett named the ABR Patrons' Fellow 2019; a new poem by Behrouz Boochani; the Peter Porter Poetry Prize shortlist announced; the Melbourne Writers' Festival moves More

Felicity Plunkett reviews 'No Friend But the Mountains' by Behrouz Boochani

Felicity Plunkett
27 August 2018

Behrouz Boochani describes being smashed into the sea by the boulder-like weight of an overpacked, splintering boat transporting asylum seekers from Indonesia to Australia. The wreck’s More

Letters to the Editor - April 2019

Marilyn Lake
25 March 2019

Letters to the Editor: Tony Kevin from Gordon writes on Jeff Sparrow's Trigger Warnings; John Lowe from Ormond on D. H. Lawrence; and some comments on Behrouz Boochani and his poem 'Flight from Manus' ...< More

Letters to the Editor - May 2019

Arnold Zable et al., Roger Levi
24 April 2019

Letters to the Editor: Arnold Zable et al. sign an open letter of support for the release of Behrouz Boochani; Roger Levi on Alecia Simmond's article on the horrors of Married At First Sight ...