In After Romulus, Raimond Gaita revisits the world of his deeply loved memoir and his childhood in central Victoria.
He writes about Hora, who was an inspiration to him throughout his life, about the making of the acclaimed film starring Eric Bana, about ideas of truth, the limits of character, and the conflict between love and morality. And, most movingly, about his mothe...more
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The essays expand on the character of Hora, his 'second father'; the friendship between his father and Hora; and Christina, his mother, whose death when he was a chid has left him with an 'unassuageable longing - the title for the essay on her, the last of ...more