November 3, 2017 3
New poetry by award winning Australian poet, John Kinsella.
October 18, 2017 48
Gen X, Y and Z culture commanders have rallied the troops after a bunch of year 12 students expressed their dislike of a set text from their HSC exams. The horror!
September 10, 2015 1
Poor white men, they never get any breaks, you know?
January 29, 2015 8
Gawker suggests Rupert Murdoch may tweet while drunk. But Helen Razer thinks there may be a more poetic explanation ...
January 21, 2014 3
Award-winning poet John Kinsella offers a unique take on the asylum seeker situation befuddling politicians and the public. Crikey publishes his new poem Turning.
September 20, 2013
Albo and McGowan party on in Melbourne (separately) ... it's pens at 30 paces in Brisbane ... guess who's coming to dinner ...
September 5, 2013
WH Chong examines the great poet's work in the wake of his death earlier in the month.
June 8, 2012 4
Western economies displayed the same kind of manic behaviour as psychologically disturbed individuals in the run up to the 2008 credit crisis -- and it could happen again
February 13, 2012 35
As the editor of a long-running poetry journal, I thank Gina Rinehart for putting the noble art of verse in the media spotlight, writes Geoff Lemon, poet, author, satirist and editor of Going Down Swinging.
October 14, 2011 1
Australian poetry is suddenly the subject of considerable debate. While there's controversy over a new poetry anthology by UNSW Press, there's wider optimism over the health of poetry more generally.