Vin Diesel has brought a whole karaoke room and half the internet to tears with a moving tribute to good friend Paul Walker who died in a car crash in 2013.
Susan Wyndham When Tara Moss's feminist memoir, The Fictional Woman, was shortlisted for the Australian Book Design Awards, her name was mistakenly omitted from the credits for the cover.
Anne Davies It's the million-dollar question bugging Eurovision tragics and media executives alike: what's the real story behind Australia's participation in that festival of daggy pop songs?
Michael Idato Guy Sebastian isn't a betting man, but if he was he says he'd back Sweden for the win in the 60th anniversary Eurovision Song Contest.
Susan Wyndham Spotlight on theatre; critics' prize under review; more glory for Les Murray; further festivals.
Jason Steger Why the Miles Franklin needs to be more forthcoming; the bait for Haruki Murakami, and another prize on the Melbourne list
Louise Schwartzkoff Almost 30 years after Matilda was published, its famous illustrator revisits its most fearsome character.
Ron Cerabona Our comprehensive guide to what is happening in Canberra's arts scene.
Stephanie Owen Reeder Canberra is about to host a festival to celebrate the life and work of children's author Colin Thiele.
Tedi Bills Charlize Theron is wonderfully bad ass. Her performance does justice to women in cinema, but unfortunately its filmmakers drove her fellow female warriors on to a stereotypical path.