Category:

 Literary Studies

A stunning new collection of essays from Australia's leading public intellectual. In On Borrowed Time, Manne applies his brilliant mind to the topics that have shaped our world over the last five years, including climate change, the media, Australia's asylum seeker policy and... read more

On Borrowed Time
$34.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 9

'Absolutely essential reading, period' Alexandra Fuller, bestselling author of Don't Lets Go to the Dogs TonightIn the tradition of Behind the Beautiful Forevers, this is a masterful, humane work of literary journalis... read more

A Moonless, Starless Sky: Ordinary Women and Men Fighting Extremism in Africa
$32.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

From intelligence to emotion, for centuries science has told us that men and women are fundamentally different. But this is not the whole story.Shedding light on controversial research and investigating the ferocious gender wars i... read more

Inferior: The True Power of Women and the Science That Shows It
$24.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

Speechwriter, historian, essayist, word doctor; Don Watson has a gift for gently guiding us to the nub of a matter and a grinding of the teeth, an aha or a chuckle with his fine facility with words. Over the years Don has written on politics and politici... read more

There It Is Again: Selected Non-Fiction
$34.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

People often consider feminism to be a modern idea and assume that women of the past simply accepted the life carved out for them. In fact, women's rights have been at the forefront of political an... read more

The Declaration of the Rights of Women: The Originial Manifesto for Justice, Equality and Freedom
$19.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

Category:

 Literary Studies

'An immensely talented young writer' George Saunders Slip the pin through the skin. Start stitching. It doesn't sting. It does bleed. White thread turns red. Red string. Going in. Going out. I pull. Tug. Tug the pin. In. Out. Out. Out. Blackout. Something has happened to Peach. It hurts... read more

Peach
$24.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Advice, strong opinions, and personal revelations by the world's greatest writers - exclusively researched for this new book
Featuring the most inspirational and insightful collection of quotes by writers through the ages and across ... read more

Every Day a Word Surprises Me & Other Quotes by Writers
$29.95(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Letter writing was a vital part of Christina Stead's creative life and it grew increasingly important in her last decade. It was how she engaged with the outside world and became the focus of her writing energies. Stead was a vivacious, funny, erudite... read more

Nophoto
$29.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

***Highly commended in the 2016 Dorothy Hewett Award for an Unpublished Manuscript*** 'I need to be a writer, ' Ruth Park told her future husband, D'Arcy Niland, on the eve of their marriage. 'That's what I need from ... read more

A Free Flame : Australian Women Writers and Vocation in the Twentieth Century
$22.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Literary Studies

'Welcome to The Motherhood, my dear.' After her son was born, Jamila Rizvi felt isolated, exhausted and confused. While desperately in love with her new baby, the world she'd known had disappeared overnight and so had her sense of self. Jamila's salvation came in the form of ... read more

The Motherhood
$34.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Literary Studies

Now available in a new edition, this book offers more than 500 years of achievements in art by women. This beautifully produced, richly detailed, and comprehensive survey of fifty influential women artists from the Renaissance to the Post-Modern era details th... read more

50 Women Artists You Should Know
$39.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2