Nanci's Latest Articles
Book review: Big Beautiful Female Theory, Eloise Grills
Grills critiques the fetishisation of aesthetic counterpoints by highlighting the ‘to-be-looked-at-ness’ of her own personal journey.
Book review: Bad Art Mother, Edwina Preston
A split-perspective exploration of societal hostility towards maternal creativity.
Book Review: The Writer Laid Bare, Lee Kofman
A multi-layered memoir of literary wisdom.
Book review: Cold Enough For Snow, Jessica Au
An innovative contemplation of connection, separation, and epistemic performativity.
Book review: Hovering, Rhett Davis
A transformative tale of overlapping realities and temporal strangeness set in south-eastern Australia.
Book review: Sheilas, Eliza Reilly
A chronological journey through the lives and crimes of world-changing women.
Exhibition review: Walking with Colour, Michael Haluwana
Immersive projection art featuring a breath-taking selection of aerial, landscape, astro and wildlife multimedia.
Book review: The Furies, Mandy Beaumont
A brutal feminist reckoning marks this debut novel.
Book review: Devotion, Hannah Kent
Hannah Kent’s stunning third book is a queer love story that transcends time and space.
Ballet review: The Sleeping Beauty, West Australian Ballet
Elite visual storytelling thrills in the form of dance.