Many thanks to David Brooks for his excellent posts last month, leading up to the issue 73.2 Liar/Lyre.
This month, our fabulous blogger is Walter Mason. His bio is below:
Walter Mason is an academic, blogger, speaker and writer. He is part of the Writing & Society Research Group at the University of Western Sydney, where he is completing his doctoral thesis on the history of self-help books in Australia. Walter has spent long periods studying Buddhism and meditation in Asia and together with Stephanie Dowrick he runs the Universal Heart Book Club, an online book group that concentrates on matters of the spirit. He is the author of Destination Saigon (Allen & Unwin, 2010) and Destination Cambodia (Allen & Unwin, 2013).