Raymond Evans is a well-known Australian radical social historian and emerging poet.
His latest publication is Reeling Backwards: Poems of Reversal and Reflection (Ginninderra Press, 2022).
Done and dusted
EssayPlease forget the past. The future looks bright ahead.[i] – Otis Blackwell, ‘Don't Be Cruel' FOR MY SINS, I was educated entirely in Queensland – or, as the authorities in my day preferred to call it, publicly instructed. This went on for...
Griffith’s Welsh odyssey
EssayI am going away to England on Friday… I may go away with a tranquil mind and I am quite sure I shall. Sir Samuel Griffith, Telegraph (Brisbane), 29 January 1887 Countless figures in Welsh mythology stumble into hidden labyrinths, are...