Published January 2005



When Perfection Comes…

Troy Appling

Jhumpa Lahiri’s The Namesake

Kate Flaherty

Simon Cavenough’s Escape Plan

Kirsten Seale


A Man’s ‘True Face’: Concealing/Revealing Masculinities in Novels by Alan Duff and Witi Ihimaera

Timotheos Roussos

Mimesis to Mockery: Chinoiserie Ornament in the Social Space of Eighteenth-Century France

Phoebe Scott

The Objects of Memory: Collecting Eternal Sunshine

Frederika Shulman

Selling his Story: The Peritextual Enhancement of O.J. Simpson’s Defence Fundraising Memoir

Marise Williams


Boots the Lucky Cat

Michael Internicola

Marginal Ornaments Take Over!

Kit Kellen

the limbs of desire are many

Uli Krahn


Timotheos Roussos

the colours of my flag (if i had one)

Timotheos Roussos

you always

Lydia Saleh-Rofail

eleven years

Helen Young