Scribe Laura Jean McKay The Animals In That Country feature

Laura Jean McKay: The Animals in That Country

Bold, exhilarating, and wholly original, Laura Jean McKay’s The Animals in That Country asks what would happen, for better or worse, if we finally understood what animals were saying. Out on the road, no one speaks...
AAR Stella Prize 2020 Shortlist

Your guide to the 2020 Stella Prize

Now in its eighth year, the influential and a much-loved feature of the Australian literary calendar, the Stella Prize has announced the six extraordinary books by Australian women on the 2020 shortlist. Here are exempla...
WP Annabelle Collett Creator and catalyst feature

Annabelle Collett: Creator and Catalyst

Annabelle Collett (1955-2019) was a South Australian designer and artist whose work embraced art, design and craft. Her fashion designs and particularly her dramatic knitwear produced under the Ya Ya Oblique Clothing lab...
Catherine McKinnon Adelaide Festival 60 Years feature

Adelaide Festival 60 Years: 1960 – 2020

The Adelaide Festival is as much shaped by people and place as it in turn shapes people and place; its identity is a weird and wild shifting thing. It is not owned by one individual, but belongs to everyone. Adelaide Fes...

Sophie McNeill: We Can’t Say We Didn’t Know

For more than 15 years, award-winning investigative journalist and former correspondent, Sophie McNeill, has reported on some of the most war-ravaged and oppressive places on earth, including Syria, Gaza, Yemen, West Ban...
Pan Macmillan Australia Jean Kittson We Need to Talk About Mum and Dad feature

Jean Kittson: We Need to Talk About Mum and Dad

Following on from her 2014 bestseller, You’re Still Hot to Me, a treatise on menopause, Comedian Jean Kittson once again proves that she is not afraid to go toe-to-toe with another of society’s semi-taboo topics in We Ne...