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Series:Little Books on Big Themes

In this vivid, biographical piece, production director Barrie Kosky returns to his childhood passions and his discovery of a stack of records that changed his life. He explores the feelings of intense joy and delight, as well as the power and terror that is ecstasy.

On Ecstasy
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Series:Little Books on Big Themes

In this beautifully written, eloquent piece by one of Australia's most celebrated novelists, David Malouf asks what is experience and how do we come by it? He explores the connections between writing and his imagination and offers wonderful insights into his own experiences of the writer's life.

On Experience
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Series:Little Books on Big Themes

With his trademark eloquence and humour, Robert Dessaix, one of Australia's eminent writers, tackles humbug in the modern world; the tide of mumbo jumbo where words fall short of what they mean and motivations are not always what they appear.

On Humbug
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Series:Little Books on Big Themes

Blanche d'Alpuget's intimate and revealing meditation on longing, examines the creative tension between writing and love.

On Longing
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Series:Little Books on Big Themes

 "In On Passion celebrated Australian poet Dorothy Porter delves headfirst into the passions, both literary and earthly. We discover the young Dorothy Porter's 'drug of choice' was none other than romantic love and that 'some of the most deeply passionate experiences of her life ha... read more

On Passion
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Series:Little Books on Big Themes

In On Passion, celebrated Australian poet Dorothy Porter delves headfirst into the passions, both literary and earthly. We discover the young Dorothy Porter's 'drug of choice' was none other than romantic love and that 'some of the most deeply passionate experiences of (her) life happened between the ... read more

On Passion
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Series:Little Books on Big Themes

A passionate and powerfully worded essay about Aboriginal rage is a provocation that will cause heated and intense debate. The author is at her best here in this exploration of the seeds of rage and its corollary - grief.

On Rage
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