Celebrating a decade of books, writing and ideas, 2010–2020.

Running thoughts

From some upcoming presenters

Portrait of George Megalogenis

The pandemic has not only ended Australia’s record run of economic growth, it has taken the recovery out of our hands while we wait for a vaccine, or an effective treatment.

Portrait of Richard Flanagan

Fiction is not a lie, but a truth, a fundamental and necessary truth.

Portrait of Ann Goldstein

I don’t think it’s necessary to have an affinity for the writer, but with Ferrante, I do.


Alexander Chee: How To Write An Autobiographical Novel




Some of our favourite notes

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