Maxine Beneba Clarke
is the author of The Hate Race and Foreign Soil. She is a winner of the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for Poetry.

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Portrait November 15, 2014

Watching Paul Barry, the man who watches the media

Just what brings that distinctive smile to Media Watch host Paul Barry’s face? 

Portrait September 27, 2014

A surprise package for Tony Abbott

What's it like to ambush the prime minister in the name of a good cause?

Portrait August 16, 2014

Stolen moments with veteran actor Jack Charles

The colourful life of Jack Charles: thespian, respected Indigenous elder and one-time cat burglar.

Portrait July 12, 2014

The 17th storey

A tragic accident, a life cut short, and the moving memories left behind.