Books and Arts Daily
Tony Birch's new novel, art from the Congo, Annie...10/07/15
Tony Birch's new novel Ghost River. Art from war: The Enclave. Top Shelf: Annie Barrows. Essays on hunger.
Writing mental illness in fiction, Melbourne Festival,...
Writing mental illness in fiction. Genre-defying work from acclaimed Belgian theatre troupe. Book to Film: The Martian.
Alice in Wonderland special
The story behind Alice in Wonderland. Rare Alice book on show. Black and white Wonderland: the Alice story in linocut. Sarai Walker's Dietland: A Novel.
Artists and mental health, a festival of guitars, and...
How can artists better manage their mental health? Kim Stanley Robinson's novel Aurora. The Melbourne Guitar Makers Festival.
Essays on hunger, Arts minister Mitch Fifield and indie...
Essays on hunger. Meet Mitch Fifield, the new Arts Minister. Little May.
Esther Freud's Mr Mac and Me
Esther Freud's Mr Mac and Me.
New Arts Minister Mitch Fifield, Sydney Dance Company,...
Meet Mitch Fifield, the new Arts Minister. Sydney Dance Company's Triptych. Arts News: National Opera Review, MacArthur Fellows, Michael Robotham wins Gold Dagger.
Magaret Atwood, François Chaignaud, Vinyl Frontier
Margaret Atwood's dystopian new novel, The Heart Goes Last. Dumy Moyi by François Chaignaud. Top Shelf: Stephanie Bishop. The Vinyl Frontier: Tree-Huggers.
Anna Funder, Cultural policy, Naomi Williams
Anna Funder on writing in New York City. Cultural policy: a pain in the arts. Debut novel reimagines Lapérouse expedition. Top Shelf: Frode Sander Øien.
The Singing Bones, Henrik Ibsen, Zeroes
Adaptations of Henrik Ibsen. Zeroes! A collaborative novel. The Singing Bones by Shaun Tan.
Marc Maron, Danielle Wood on Margaret Attwood and...
Stand-up comedian and podcast host Marc Maron. Masterpiece: Danielle Wood. Australian Ballet's The Sleeping Beauty. Examining the life of Robert Oppenheimer through an ancient Japanese theatre tradition.
Books and Arts Daily 25 September 2015
Subcontinent Bookclub: Hanif Kureishi's The Buddha of Suburbia.
Gender in Art, Charlotte Wood, Elena Ferrante
Does gender equality matter in art? Charlotte Wood's novel The Natural Way of Things. Ann Goldstein on Elena Ferrante fever. Arts news: New Arts Minister, Richell Prize shortlist and Jackie Collins dies aged 77.
Clive James, Arts Minister on NPEA, Hoa Pham
Clive James on writing in the face of death. New Arts Minister speaks on the NPEA. The picture book that comes with its own score. Top Shelf: Hoa Pham.
Australian Ballet's Sleeping Beauty, Susan Wald, Istanbul...
Australian Ballet's The Sleeping Beauty. Drama and theatre in the work of Susan Wald. The 14th Istanbul Biennial. ABC Arts Coverage.
New Arts Minister, Sebastian Faulks, Hermannsburg Potters
New Arts Minister, Senator Mitch Fifield. Sebastian Faulks' new novel Where My Heart Used to Beat. Footy and Art from the Hermannsburg Potters. Samuel Bjørk’s crime novel I’m Travelling Alone.
Translating Elena Ferrante, contemporary dance in the...
Elena Ferrante. Love, illness and conservation: Hannie Rayson's new play Extinction. Contemporary dance in the Congo.
Miranda Richmond Mouillot at the Adelaide Writers' Week
Miranda Richmond Mouillot on family, hate and war.
Malthouse's They Saw A Thylacine, Carrolup artists, Hanif...
Malthouse's They Saw a Thylacine. Stories of the Carrolup child artists captured on tape. Arts news: Man Booker shortlist and a poetry controversy . Hanif Kureishi on The Buddha of Suburbia. Adrienne Truscott's Asking For It.
Turnbull & the arts, Macbeth in the Congo, Anish Kapoor...
Should Turnbull take over the Arts Ministry? Macbeth moves to the Congo. Fitzroy High takes on Macbeth. Anish Kapoor sculpture vandalised with racial slurs. Write-off: WA authors prepare for a writing marathon.
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