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Issue Details: First known date: 2009... 12 September 2009 of The Age est. 1854 The Age
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* Contents derived from the 2009 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
First and Worst : Peter Yeldham, Peter Yeldham , single work column (p. 3) Section: My Career
Masthead's Rebirth Stirs Musings of Times Past, David Marr , single work column (p. 5) Section: Insight
From Biff to Riff, a Journey among Life's Bit Players, Robert Drewe , single work column (p. 5) Section: A2
The Here and Now Could Fill a Book, Mark Lawson , single work column
Lawson notes the absence of novels set in the current era among the shortlisted works for the 2009 Man Booker Prize.
(p. 9) Section: Insight
Playwright Remains True to His Football Faith, Greg Baum , single work column
Greg Baum reports on the 2009 Bob Rose Lecture, delivered by David Williamson.
(p. 10) Section: Sport
Dustbowl Despair to Make a Song and Dance About, Michelle Griffin , single work column (p. 11)
Note: port. (Mathew Frank and Dean Bryant)
The New Songlines, Liza Power , single work column
Liza Power reports on the increasing use of Aboriginal languages in Indigenous (and some non-Indigenous) Australian drama and music.
(p. 14-15) Section: A2
Lessons from a Turbulent Past, Kate Holden , single work review
— Review of Document Z Andrew Croome , 2008 single work novel ;
(p. 22) Section: A2
With title: The Art of Theft Art of Satire Has a Cubist Touch, Catherine Keenan , single work column (p. 24-25) Section: A2
  • With title: The Art of Theft
  • port. (Anson Cameron)
Fiction, Cameron Woodhead , single work review
— Review of Jetty Road Cath Kenneally , 2009 single work novel ; Spiel : A Novel David Sornig , 2003 single work novel ;
(p. 26) Section: A2
The Doctor's Diagnosis, Owen Richardson , single work review
— Review of Raft Howard Goldenberg , 2009 single work autobiography ;
(p. 27) Section: A2
Unsung Authors Pack a Punch, Jane Sullivan , single work column
Jane Sullivan comments on, and commends, some of the books that did not make the longlist or shortlist for the 2009 Vance Palmer Prize for Fiction. Sullivan was a judge for the 2009 award.
(p. 28) Section: A2
Off the Shelf : Fiction, Dianne Dempsey , single work review
— Review of A True History of the Hula Hoop Judith Lanigan , 2009 single work novel ;
(p. 28) Section: A2
Hat-Trickery for Literary Stateswoman, Jason Steger , single work column
A column canvassing current literary news including brief reports on Chloe Hooper's win in the Queensland Premier's Literary Awards and the appointment of Professor Dennis Haskelll as the new chair of the Australia Council's Literarature Board. Jason Steger also provides an update on the pending decision re the parallel importation of books.
(p. 29) Section: A2
The Painting Roomi"The anicent wooden palettes", Josephine Rowe , single work poetry (p. 29) Section: A2

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