This issue also includes reviews of the following titles:
BACK & BEYOND: NEW ZEALAND PAINTING FOR THE YOUNG & CURIOUS by Gregory O'Brien, AUP
VIOLENCE by Slavoj Zizek, Profile
BUYING THE LAND,SELLING THE LAND:GOVERNEMNTS & MAORI IN THE NORTH ISLAND 1865-1921 by Richard Boast, VUP.
As well as Kevin Ireland talking about funerals! His is part of a longish piece on this subject which I found both interesting and thought provoking.