Though most lefties lay claim to serious reading (at least in public), some can actually relax and read for pleasure. ALR asked a handful of busy activists, academics, and journalists to tell us about their favourite read of the 'eighties. Here's a sampling:
Recommended CitationMurphy, Paul; Burgmann, Meredith; Knight, Stephen; Ivkin, Alexei; Shute, Carmel; Mercer, Colin; Endersby, Jim; Rowse, Tim; and Fry, Eric, Reviews: 1. My Favourite Read of the 80s 2. The A - Z of Good Reading 3. Do-Gooders and Blow-lns 4. A Popular Panorama, Australian Left Review, 1(113), 1989, 61-71.