These stories are about traditional Aussie men, all at sea in their emotions.
The writers in this collection grapple with what it means to be “planetary” beings: how our individual actions can seem so small, but have global consequences.
Victor Steffensen offers a language to articulate here we want to go and how to get there.
There are a lot of feelings in Mary Shelley’s cautionary tale of science run amuck, but her depiction of nature in all its untrammelled grandeur is still something to behold.
Ali Smith’s Seasonal quartet is over. What a journey, and what a time for it to end.
Mark O’Connell is a very entertaining, self-effacing and thoughtful companion to the end of the world.
This book could radically transform Australia’s approach to climate change.