Monthly Archives: March 2015

From the Archive: Geoff Page’s ‘1953’

Taken from January 2013, this review of Geoff Page‘s 1953 (University of Queensland Press) was first published in The Melbourne Review.   1953 – Geoff Page University of Queensland Press 1953 is both a pulse-taking and a cross-sectioning, a feeling of … Continue reading

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2015: Another Year of the Long Book

If a book doesn’t grab me in the first twenty or thirty pages, it is discarded – there’s simply too much to read. And so there’s always a feeling of deep reward and satisfaction at coming to the end of … Continue reading

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