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Rochdale Theatre

Calling all directors

Calling all Directors Lismore Theatre Company is keen to hear proposals from directors interested in staging a play for 2022. The company has some productions scheduled for the new year but is keen to...

click and collect

Regional library ‘click and collect’

Regional library ‘click and collect’ is a service for the communities of the Richmond to Tweed. The Richmond Tweed Regional Libraries are offering a ‘click and collect’ service for members. Reserve up to 20...

Two Afternoons in the Kabul Stadium

Two Afternoons in the Kabul Stadium

Two Afternoons in the Kabul Stadium – book review by Robin Osborne Tim Bonyhady Text 331pp Coinciding with the latest fiasco in Afghanistan – the resurrection of the fundamentalist Taliban – this history of...

Afghan rugs exhibition

Weaving war into art

by Robin Osborne, NorDocs I weave what I have seen: The War Rugs of Afghanistan, an exhibition at the ANU’s Drill Hall Gallery. In the mid-1970s, when I was last there, the rug shops...