Craig Pett

Literary notes

11 December 2021 9:00 am

The new self-effing help books In a bookshop at Adelaide airport last Christmas I saw a well-dressed woman, seemingly in…

MH370 – the lead that vanished

29 February 2020 9:00 am

The untold untold story

Sic note

21 December 2019 9:00 am

Google’s language skills (sic) We all make mistakes. To quote the Augustan satirist Alexander Pope, ‘to err is humanistic’. But…

2018 Thawley Essay prize runner-up

12 October 2019 9:00 am

At the time of writing, December 2020, the #newedition movement can be considered a truly global phenomenon. As it sets…