Victorian Premier's Literary Awards 2010 Winners
Inspector Stephen Villani stands in the bathroom of a luxury apartment high above the city. In the glass bath, a young woman lies dead, a panic button within reach. Villani's life is his work. But now, over a few summer days, as...
Carly has dropped out of uni to spend her days surfing. Surfing is the one thing she loves doing, and the only thing that helps her stop thinking about what happened two years ago at schoolies week. Then Carly meets Ryan, and she...
Possession explores colonial appropriation. These poems are modern artefacts; permeable and sophisticated - they examine how language, history and time serve to sift and subvert knowing.
Simone Harlowe is an Aboriginal lawyer studying at Harvard. Her father, Tony, is an Aboriginal rights activist. As Simone juggles the challenges of a modern woman's life, her father is confronting his own uncomfortable truths as...
Becoming African Americans: Black Public Life in Harlem, 1919-1939
In 2000, the US census allowed respondents for the first time to tick a box marked 'African American' in the race category. The new option marked official recognition of a term that had been gaining currency for some decades.
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