Gail Jonesis the author of two short story collections and five novels, the latest being Five Bells (2011). She has been shortlisted for the Miles Franklin Award three times, and won the Steele Rudd Award and Age Book of the Year Award, among other prizes. She lives in Sydney. Five Bells was reviewed in the February 2011 issue.
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- Media Don
- Fellowship Essay: 'Patrick White: A theatre of his own'
- Amy Baillieu reviews 'Eleven Seasons' by Paul D. Carter
- 'The ouch in the kicker'
- Glyn Parry: The Arch-Conjuror of England
- For the True Believers
- Jennifer Mills: The Rest is Weight; and Josephine Rowe: Tarcutta Wake
- Intricacy of time
- Amy Baillieu reviews 'The Sleepers Almanac No. 8' edited by Zoe Dattner and Louise Swinn
- Ian Coller: Arab France
- 2013 Calibre Prize (Winner): ‘“Because it’s your country”: Bringing Back the Bones to West Arnhem Land'
- Jolley Prize 2013 (Winner): 'Leaving Elvis' by Michelle Michau-Crawford
- James Der Derian on Edward Snowden and cyber-zombies
- Jolley Prize 2010 (Winner): 'A Roānkin philosophy of poetry' by Maria Takolander
- Anthony Lynch reviews 'Goad Omen' by Corey Wakeling
- Sonya Hartnett revisits 'A Difficult Young Man' by Martin Boyd
- RS White reviews 'Shakespeare, Sex, and Love' by Stanley Wells, 'Shakespeare’s Freedom' by Stephen Greenblatt, and 'Shakespeare’s Individualism' by Peter Holbrook
- Peter Rose on the peculiar charms of E.M. Forster
- Robert Reynolds reviews 'The End of the Homosexual?' by Dennis Altman
- Seamus Heaney: Human Chain; and Dennis O'Driscoll: Stepping Stones