Letters to the Editor

Not half as nice

Dear Editor,

Nothing jolts a writer like finding that her book has been read in serious discord with her intentions and produced the last effect she’d have wanted. Heather Neilson (ABR, October 2002) thinks I’m ‘preaching’ and condemning to outer darkness those who don’t agree with me. This is disquieting, but also salutary.

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Letters to the Editor

by Carla Lipsig-Mumme, Michael Henry, Ben Brooker, Michael Morley, Vivian Morrigan, Yves Rees
April 2020, no. 420

Letters to the Editor: Carla Lipsig-Mumme, Michael Henry, Ben Brooker, Michael Morley, Vivian Morrigan, Yves Rees.

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On Marilyn Lake's review of Best We Forget by Peter Cochrane ... ... (read more)
In Letters to the Editor: the ARC controversy; Gabriella Coslovich's review of What Matters? Talking value in Australian culture by Julian Meyrick, Robert Phiddian, and Tully Barnett; and Louise Adler's review of Bibi: The turbulent life and times of Benjamin Netanyahu by Anshel Pfeffer ... ... (read more)

Letters to the Editor: Marilyn Lake responds to the ARC controversy ...

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Letters to the Editor: David Godden from Tamworth responds to Alison Stieven-Taylor's review of David Goldblatt: Photographs 1948–2018; and the authors of Australian Art Exhibitions: Opening our eyes respond to Ron Radford's review ...

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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' ...

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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 ...

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Letters to the Editor: Reflections on Nam Le, David Malouf, J.M. Coetzee, and the true origin of the curate's egg ...

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Letters to the Editor: Reflections on Nam Le, David Malouf, J.M. Coetzee, and the true origin of the curate's egg ...

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