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Stuart Walton: On Eccles Street

Stuart Walton: On Eccles Street

Beneath the cultural motley and profanities, Joyce's Ulysses is powered by love...

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In Australia

In Australia

Fire, a defining feature of Australian history, might have been expected to produce a great storyteller...

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Them’s Fightin’ (Fantasy) Words

Them’s Fightin’ (Fantasy) Words

Wouldn't it be a great idea to somehow turn our hobby and passion of playing games into some sort of enterprise?

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Greg Gerke on Ingeborg Bachmann’s Malina

Greg Gerke on Ingeborg Bachmann’s Malina

My brand of nirvana often starts with a paragraph or a string of sentences...

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Andre Gerard on Vernon Lee

Andre Gerard on Vernon Lee

Scholars exploring ideas of literary empathy are particularly interested in Lee's work...

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Vernon Lee: From Moral Ruins

Vernon Lee: From Moral Ruins

Reading one’s own old books is always a queer sentimental experience...

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Joe Linker on John Matthias

Joe Linker on John Matthias

Style is more than how you put something down on paper. It’s how you live...

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Idly Scribble Poems

Idly Scribble Poems

Even if we live alone, even if extremely recluse, we still probably argue...

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Ever Expostulating

Ever Expostulating

What’s necessary? And what’s good?

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Nature Overseeds

Nature Overseeds

A couple of weeks ago, meeting for a beer with fish and chips at a local English styled pub where soccer from the real England was playing on hanging television sets...

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We Are on Our Way

We Are on Our Way

These days, I’m not sure why I still bother to maintain a phone...

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Jackie Law on Dawn Promislow

Jackie Law on Dawn Promislow

In 1972, the Kline family were living in the suburbs of Johannesburg...

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Basement Books or Green Bookcase

Basement Books or Green Bookcase

At first I thought they were talking about India Pale Ale...

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