Mar 1, 2018

Clive Hamilton book cover gets its own mini-controversy

The cover of last week's Saturday Age Insight section took more than a little inspiration from a book designer's work, the paper has admitted.

Emily Watkins — Media reporter

Emily Watkins

Media reporter

The Saturday Age has admitted an illustration used for its excerpt of Clive Hamilton's controversial new book should have acknowledged the artist who designed the book's cover.

Last weekend The Age's Insight section ran an excerpt from Silent Invasion, which was also the subject of the section's cover image. And that image was remarkably similar to the book's cover (which was also reproduced inside the section, alongside the excerpt).

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