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THE MONTHLY // Canberra's Forgotten Features - Dave Reid's 'Strange James'

There have been many Canberrans over the years that have dreamed of Hollywood at their back door – I admit, I am one of those dreamers. 1,130 more words


THE MONTHLY // Why Every Film Student Should Watch 'Raiders of the Lost Ark.'

Steven Spielberg, the master director behind the 1980s action adventure hero, Indiana Jones, was only 34 years old when Raiders of the Lost Ark arrived in cinemas. 637 more words


A small selection of books and magazines I'm (mostly not) reading.

The Poetry of List-Making

This post is in response to a Wordpress prompt, which I think, to my shame, is more than a week old now, on List-making. 1,365 more words

Blathering About Nothing

Weekly words - things for governments to care about

Alison Croggon cuts to the heart of the Australian funding cuts to the arts in her excellent article on The Monthly blog.

As an example of what an artist freed from funding constraints can aspire to, have a look at… 43 more words

Associate Professor Dr Fiona Kelly in The Monthly

We warmly congratulate La Trobe Law School’s Associate Professor Dr Fiona Kelly who was featured in The Monthly in May 2016.

The Monthly Essay entitled… 189 more words


Home Truths

Terrific essay in The Monthly from July 2009 by Kate Jennings, in which she revisits Wake In Fright forty years on and recalls her own upbringing in the Bush.

Read it HERE