Will oranges grow ears? Might surfboards play the piano? Can accountants save the planet? These are questions nobody has thought to ask – until Jane Gleeson-White, author of a highly regarded history of accountancy, tackled the latter query in her most recent book, Six Capitals.
Award-winning author Ursula Dubosarsky's story of a toy reindeer reflects our immigrant origins.
The author's work to illuminate history is formidable. Nigel Featherstone talks to him about turning truth on its head and his latest book.
Two profusely illustrated books have appeared, both offering an account of the past couple of centuries of Australian painting.
What does ASIO protect us from? Frank Moorhouse's Australia Under Surveillance leaves some questions unanswered.
Whose Life Is It Anyway? contains powerful messages and useful advice for all young women embarking on their twenties.
Murder, massacre, deforestation, displacement - the plight of the Penan in Borneo has been a unjust battle since the 1960s.
If D. H. Lawrence's own wife hadn't had an affair, would Lady Chatterley's Lover exist?
Australian journalist Paul Malone will talk about his new book The Peaceful People at the Asia Bookroom.
Cheers to the Nib winner; new award for Fiona McFarlane; elegy for ABC poetry; help for readers
THOUSANDS of people lined Launceston's city streets today for the its annual Christmas parade.
SCOTT GELSTON'S pics from the Women's Twenty20 match between the Tasmanian Roar and the Queensland Fire at Launceston's ...
The best images from The Examiner's photographers for the week ending November 28.
Winding the clock back to revist this week, 10 years ago, courtesy of The Examiner's photo archives. Throwback ...
PAUL SCAMBLER'S pictures from the MG Car Club of Tasmania's annual Concours d'Elegance at Archers Manor.