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Issue Details: First known date: 2009... no. 311 May 2009 of Australian Book Review est. 1961 Australian Book Review
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* Contents derived from the 2009 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
From Beatrice to Julia, single work column
A column canvassing current literary news including a report on Jacqueline Kent's forthcoming biography of Julia Gillard.
(p. 1)
Celebrating Calibre, Imre Salusinszky , single work correspondence (p. 4)
Untitled, David McCooey , single work correspondence (p. 4)
'Wadda Yer Doin' about It?', John Burnheim , single work correspondence (p. 4)
Kevin Brophy Replies:, Kevin Brophy , single work correspondence (p. 4-5)
Paul Salzman Replies to Peter Pierce:, Paul Salzman , single work correspondence (p. 5)
The Very Edge of Things, Peter Rose , single work review
— Review of Ransom David Malouf , 2009 single work novel ;
(p. 7-8)
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What's Happening Now?, Judith Armstrong , single work review
— Review of Reunion Andrea Goldsmith , 2009 single work novel ;
(p. 9)
Putting Back the Shadow, Marion Campbell , single work review
— Review of The Summer Exercises Ross Gibson , 2009 single work novel ;
(p. 10)
A Lawson for Our Times, Brian Matthews , single work criticism
Brian Matthews discusses some of the stories in The Penguin Henry Lawson: Short Stories. Matthews comments, too, on John Kinsella's introduction to the 2009 edition and on John Barnes's introduction to the original 1986 edition.
(p. 11-14)
Treasure Hunt, Rosaleen Love , single work essay
Rosaleen Love, in the final months of her husband's life, lit upon the idea that in examining her husband's books she would 'get to know the man I married'. In this essay, Love reflects on the discoveries made as she conducted her 'treasure hunt'.
(p. 15-19)
Whitmanesque Journeyer, Gay Bilson , single work review
— Review of The Red Highway Nicolas Rothwell , 2009 single work prose ;
(p. 19-20)
Bushfire Elegyi"And the world is fire.", Joel Deane , single work poetry (p. 23)
Say...i"the gardens dyed silver. finally he was", Michael Farrell , single work poetry (p. 24)
'They Threaten and They Bless', John Kinsella , single work review
— Review of Better Than God Peter Porter , 2009 selected work poetry ;
(p. 29-33)
Uncommitted Annotationi"'Addio, valle di pianti'-", Peter Porter , single work poetry (p. 31)
'A Now So Close to Us', Claudia Hyles , single work review
— Review of Waiting Room : A Memoir Gabrielle Carey , 2009 single work autobiography ;
(p. 36)
Patchwork Identities, Christina Houen , single work review
— Review of Hey Mum, What's a Half-Caste? Lorraine McGee-Sippel , 2009 single work autobiography ;
(p. 37)
Revisiting Xavier Herbert's Capricornia, Elizabeth Webby , single work criticism (p. 38-40)
The Bard's the Bard for a' That : Robert Burns in Australia, Graham Tulloch , single work criticism (p. 52-54)

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Delights and Jolts John Carmody , 2009 single work correspondence
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , June no. 312 2009; (p. 4)
Delights and Jolts John Carmody , 2009 single work correspondence
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , June no. 312 2009; (p. 4)
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