Julia Gillard drew a massive crowd when she appeared at Adelaide Writers' Week
Karl Quinn Proposed changes to the restrictions on foreign actors in Australian film and television will either spur a production boom or kill the industry, apparently. What's the truth?
Anna Creer Award-winning Norwegian foreign correspondent, Asne Seierstad looks at Anders Breivik and the Norway massacre.
Reviewer: Robert Willson A new book on World War I offers a fascinating insight into issues raised by the conflict that we are still trying to resolve a century later.
Garry Maddox "I'm not above a custard pie in the face": Harry Potter anti-hero Alan Rickman shows his lighter side.
Lawrence Money This year's Moomba queen has her plate full with a budding Bollywood career and a law degree to boot.
Reviewer: Peter Pierce See How Small is a novel of accomplishment that is no less serious and troubling for its lack of rhetorical flourish.
Reviewer: Geoff Page Bel Schenk's interrelated verse novellas have much to tell about urban loneliness and how it is managed by its sufferers.
Ron Cerabona Jugiong is this week holding its first annual Writers Festival. Catering to all writing experience levels, a wide range of activities will be on offer.
Fairfax staff writer Australian actress Cate Blanchett has adopted a baby girl, according to reports.