The ON-nibus

The ON-nibus

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If you missed the first eight titles in MUP's Little Books on Big Themes series, this is your chance to collect the whole set. The ON-nibus brings together eight 10,000-word essays on the big themes in life by leading Australian thinkers. Featured authors are Germaine Greer ('On Rage'), David Malouf ('On Experience'), Blanche d'Alpuget ('On Longing'), Barrie Kosky ('On Ecstasy'), Don Watson ('On Indignation'), Gay Bilson ('On Digestion'), Malcolm Knox ('On Obsession') and Anne Summers ('On Luck').show more

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  • Paperback | 312 pages
  • 154 x 234 x 20mm | 426g
  • Melbourne University Press
  • Carlton, Australia
  • 0522857205
  • 9780522857207

About David Malouf

David Malouf is the author of the short story collections Dream Stuff and Every Move You Make, and of acclaimed novels including The Great World and Remembering Babylon. He also writes poetry, drama and libretti for operas. Born and brought up in Brisbane, he now lives in Sydney.|Anne Summers is a bestselling author and columnist and a former editor-in-chief of landmark American feminist magazine, Ms. She was a political adviser to Prime Minister Paul Keating and ran the Office of the Status of Women for Prime Minister Bob Hawke from 1983 to 1986. Her books include Damned Whores and God's Police (1975; 1994; 2002), Ducks on the Pond (1999) and The End of Equality (2003).|Australian-born writer, journalist and scholar Germaine Greer is one of the leading feminist voices of our time. Her books include The Female Eunuch (1970), Sex and Destiny: The Politics of Human Fertility (1984), and Shakespeare's Wife (2007).|Malcolm Knox is an award-winning novelist, journalist and non-fiction writer. His books include Summerland (2000), A Private Man (2004), Secrets of the Jury Room (2005) and Jamaica (2007). He has won two Walkley awards for journalismshow more

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