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Issue Details: First known date: 2008... no. 302 June 2008 of Australian Book Review est. 1961 Australian Book Review
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* Contents derived from the 2008 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Creative Chairs, single work column
A column canvassing current literary news including a note on the appointment of Brian Castro as Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Adelaide. ABR also farewells regular reviewer Pamela Bone.
(p. 1)
The Sounds of Aus, Lawrie Zion , single work column (p. 6)
'With a Few Strokes', John Connor , single work review
— Review of The Men of the Line : Stories of the Thai-Burma Railway Survivors 2008 anthology autobiography ;
(p. 11-12)
Aeneas Remembers Domestic Blissi"We were never married, Dido.", Dorothy Porter , single work poetry (p. 15)
Not Quite Smart Enough, Ian Britain , single work review
— Review of Not Quite Straight : A Memoir Jeffrey Smart , 1996 single work autobiography ;
(p. 21-22)
Futile Quivers, Adam Rivett , single work review
— Review of Musk and Byrne Fiona Capp , 2008 single work novel ;
(p. 25)
Suspend All Disbelief, Louise Swinn , single work review
— Review of A Fraction of the Whole Steve Toltz , 2008 single work novel ;
(p. 26)
Visceral Writing, Stephanie Green , single work review
— Review of Texas : An Australian Love Story Sarah Hay , 2008 single work novel ;
(p. 27)
Thoroughly Modernist Capers, Christina Hill , single work review
— Review of The Steele Diaries Wendy James , 2008 single work novel ;
(p. 28)
Abridgment of Hope, Peter Pierce , single work review
— Review of Beneath the Bloodwood Tree Julienne Van Loon , 2008 single work novel ;
(p. 29)
Quickening Brevity, Marion Campbell , single work review
— Review of Glass Adriana Moya Ellis , 2006 selected work short story ; Redfin Anthony Lynch , 2007 selected work short story ;
(p. 30)
Spur to Imagination, Chad Habel , single work review
— Review of Lamplighter David Cornish , 2008 single work children's fiction ;
(p. 31)
Untitled, Tali Polichtuk , single work review
— Review of The Quakers Rachel Hennessy , 2006 single work novel ;
(p. 32)
Untitled, Emily Fraser , single work review
— Review of Consumed Caroline A. Hamilton , 2008 single work novel ;
(p. 32)
Letter from New Haven, Angus Trumble , single work correspondence (p. 33-34)
Icarus in Ci"Flying crow-wise over Germany to Russia, we have", Judith Bishop , single work poetry (p. 34)
All We Stand For, Lyn McCredden , single work review
— Review of Meanjin vol. 66-67 no. 4-1 2007-2008 periodical issue ; Griffith Review no. 20 Winter 2008 periodical issue ; Overland no. 190 Autumn 2008 periodical issue ;
(p. 40-42)
Multiple Modernisms, Jennifer Strauss , single work review
— Review of Stressing the Modern : Cultural Politics in Australian Women's Poetry Ann Vickery , 2007 selected work criticism ;
(p. 42-43)
Tale of a Theatre Playbill, Sylvia Marchant , single work criticism
Sylvia Marchant tells how Australia's earliest printed document, a small theatre playbill printed in Sydney and dated 30 July 1796, came to be in the National Library's Collection.
(p. 46-47)
Note: Slightly edited version.
Days in FitzCarlton, Martin Ball , single work review
— Review of Make It Australian: The Australian Performing Group, the Pram Factory and New Wave Theatre Gabrielle Wolf , 2008 single work criticism ;
(p. 47-48)

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