Keywords: The Spectator

  • AUSTRALIA

    Belonging: One fan’s Tugga Waugh

    • Gabriel Smith
    • 06 June 2006

    Gabriel Smith salutes Steve Waugh.

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  • ARTS AND CULTURE

    Cultural collapse

    • Jim Davidson
    • 31 May 2006

    Jim Davidson explores Morris Berman’s The Twilight of American Culture.

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  • AUSTRALIA

    Short-term gains

    • Jack Waterford
    • 14 May 2006

    For at least the past 20 years, people have predicted the demise of the newspaper, the magazine, and, probably, ultimately, the book. I do not believe it for a second.

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  • ARTS AND CULTURE

    Piety parodied

    • Peter Pierce
    • 14 May 2006

    Peter Pierce identifies a salutary failure in Rowan Metcalfe’s Transit of Venus.

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  • ARTS AND CULTURE

    Grandstand politics

    • Ben Fraser
    • 10 May 2006

    Ben Fraser enjoys the spectacle of Afghanistan’s equestrian past-time.

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  • ARTS AND CULTURE

    Home run

    • Marcelle Mogg
    • 10 May 2006

    Marcelle Mogg on the MTC’s Take me out.

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  • ARTS AND CULTURE

    Yes, Minister

    • John Button
    • 08 May 2006

    John Button peruses the diaries of Harold Macmillan.

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  • ARTS AND CULTURE

    Rare fruit

    • John Carmody
    • 29 April 2006

    John Carmody savours Prokofiev’s The Love for Three Oranges.

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  • ARTS AND CULTURE

    That old black magic

    • Les Mogg
    • 25 April 2006

    Les Mogg reviews Brotherboys: The Story of Jim and Phillip Krakouer.

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  • AUSTRALIA

    The duel within

    • Anthony Ham
    • 25 April 2006
    1 Comment

    Enduring bullfighting season

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  • ARTS AND CULTURE

    British smiles

    • Peter Pierce
    • 23 April 2006

    Peter Pierce is entertained by Joe Queenan’s Queenan Country and Roger Law’s Still Spitting at Sixty.

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  • INTERNATIONAL

    Commonwealth death tally

    • Peter Norden
    • 20 April 2006

    While many Australian people remain divided on the question of capital punishment, we can rejoice in the fact that in this country there is public debate about the issue.

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