.@LukeLPearson linked to this on Twitter. In the last couple of years Archie Roach has had a stroke and surgery for lung cancer. But cop this:
WP Bookblog Listing
- Berlin Station (Olen Steinhauer 2016) 22 January 2018It took a while for this to become more than a generic spy thriller, but it does get there.
- Rita, Season 4 (Christian Torpe 2017) 22 January 2018A welcome return of this Danish series about a schoolteaher whose personal life is dependably chaotic even while she is brilliantly effective with her young students. In this series she comes back from the cold, and we also have her origin story. Mille Dinesen and Tessa Hoder are brilliantly paired as old and yung Rita.
- The Curious Noise of History and other poems (B R Dionysius 2011) 22 January 2018A poetry chapbook from a long lived but now defunct series, which I took from a Street Library in Erskineville.
- Barber Shop Chronicles (Inua Ellams 2017) 20 January 2018A theatre guru once said, 'An audience want a body.' This play gave us 12 vigorous an d sonorous bodies of African and African-heritage men, in a number of interwoven scenes set in barber shops in Britain, Lagos, Nigeria, Zimbabwe and South Africa. 'A barber shop lights up like a beacon for a community where Black men can come, to be men. […]
- Taboo (Kim Scott 2-17) 17 January 2018For the Book Group.
- Berlin Station (Olen Steinhauer 2016) 22 January 2018
TagsABC Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Alex Ryan Alison Croggon art Australian Women Writers Challenge children's literature comics David Brooks David Malouf doggerel editing Gleebooks history Jeff Sparrow Jennifer Maiden journals non-fiction Novel NSWPLA Overland Pam Brown phone photo poetry Quarterly Essay science fiction/fantasy Sydney Writers' Festival The School Magazine translation Turkey
- Fiona Wright’s Domestic Interior
- Ed Brubaker’s Fatale
- Jennifer Maiden’s Appalachian Fall
- Min Jin Lee’s Pachinko
- Year’s end lists 2017
- AWW 2017 challenge completed
- Overland 227 & 228
- Andrew McDonald’s Night Music
- The Book Group and James Rebanks’ Shepherd’s Life
- November verse 14
- November verse 13
- Adam Aitken’s Archipelago
- November verse 12: from Twitter
- November verse 11: Kurnell
- November verse 10: Dear Tony