(“Blowing Up the Government To Save It”, p.10) is an author and journalist. His latest book is The Football Solution.
(“Honey Ant Country”, p.12) is the author of
Craft for a Dry Lake, Position Doubtful and the essay “Kartiya Are Like Toyotas: White Workers on Australia’s Cultural Frontier”.
(“World’s Fastest Cuber”, p.15) is a freelance journalist based in New York.
(“Making an Anthropocene”, p.16) is a writer based in Melbourne.
(“Drugs”, p.18) is a doctor and writer. She is the author of a collection of short fiction, Little
White Slips, and the Quarterly Essay Dear Life: On Caring for the Elderly.
(“Against the Blinding Whiteness”, p.34) is the author of The Family Law and the Quarterly Essay Moral Panic 101: Equality, Acceptance and the Safe Schools Scandal. He also co-hosts Stop Everything on ABC RN.
(“The Alluring World of Liane Moriarty”, p.46) is the author of Blood Kin, Only the Animals and In the Garden of the Fugitives. Her latest book is Writers on Writers: Ceridwen Dovey on J.M. Coetzee.
(“First Fruits of Barron Field”, p.68) writes about contemporary Australian art and poetry. He teaches at the University of Melbourne.
(“Where I Am May Be Lost”, p.72) is a screenwriter and former artistic director of the Edinburgh International Film Festival. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and toy cat.
(“Eternally Beloved”, p.76) is a critic and editor who has contributed to the ABC, SBS and the Melbourne International Film Festival.
(“In Light of Recent Events”, p.82) is an illustrator, artist and cartoonist. His latest book is Overheard – The Art of Eavesdropping.