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Arena Magazine Issue #134

Contents page for issue #134

TitleAuthorPage
EDITORIAL
VOTER VOLATILITYAlison Caddick2
LEAD GRAPHIC
Thao Le4
AGAINST THE CURRENT
GREECEOpenings to a futureGuy Rundle5
THE SHADOW OF THE GFCAnother chapter lost in the recovery?John Hinkson6
ABOUT MARTIN PLACETackling 'lone wolf' terrorSpencer Zifcak8
INDIGENOUS POLICY 'REFORM'Reviving the settler-colonial project in remote Indigenous AustraliaJon Altman10
UNIVERSITY DEREGULATIONPublic higher education needs defenders made of sterner stuffNick Riemer12
DICKINS
GENIUS OF SUFFERING, PILGRIM OF LOVEReading Andy Jackson's the thin bridgeBarry Dickins15
THE COMMON TOUCH
IT'S BEEN A GOOD YEAR FOR FLORISTSDoes mass grief truly reflect our humanity?Mark Furlong16
FEATURES
L'ETAT, C'EST CHARLIEThe Charlie Hebdo massacre is another sign that we have passed out of the realm of modernityGuy Rundle17
FOUNDATIONAL ISLAMS: IMPLICATIONS FOR DIALOGUEOn what basis might we argue the warlike or peaceful nature of Islam?Joel S. Kahn22
PHOTO ESSAY
SCENES FROM BEHIND THE SUNSHINE COAST Ann Paula Estrada27
FEATURES (CONT.)
WE DIDN'T KNOW IT COULDN'T BE DONETwenty-five years after Exxon Valdez Adam Weymouth31
BOUGAINVILLE: AUSTRALIA'S SECRET WARThe hidden hand of Canberra in a dirty little warKristian Lasslett35
SHALT THOU PIRATE THY NEIGHBOURS' MOVIES?Reframing the moral drama around copyright: 'piracy' or just 'tax evasion'?Harry Blustein38
ESSAY
HUMILITYWhen humility has departed a culture and its sources recedeRobert DiNapoli41
ARTS AND CULTURE
THE CINEMATIC POLITICS OF BONG JOON-HO'Entertaining' the masses with the ghosts that haunt Korean lifeGord Sellar46
REVIEWS
COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDYPetra Brown50
CALLING THE SHOTSAboriginal PhotographiesMatthew Stanton51
COOPER'S LAST
IAN MCEWAN'S THE CHILDREN ACTThe new atheist novel shows its limitations Simon Cooper54
POETRY
JOCKSTRAPHolly Painter14
ECONOMIC REPARATIONS FOR THE UNDERCLASSAriel Pavez40
CARTOON
Matt Bissett-Johnon
DRAWING
Barry Dickins