Editors Hannah Fink and Steven Miller have worked closely with Daniel Thomas over a number of years to select the 73 writings which cover over sixty years and range from discussions of single works of art and artists to broader discussions on people, institutions, art forms and critics.
Hannah Fink is former editor of Art and Australia and Art AsiaPacific magazines. Her most recent book is Bronwyn Oliver: strange things (Piper Press, 2017). Steven Miller is chief librarian and archivist at the Art Gallery of New South Wales. He has published widely on art, his most recent books are Awakening: Four Lives in Art (Wakefield Press, 2015) with Eileen Chanin and Dogs in Australian art (Wakefield Press, 2013/revised edition 2016) and his book Degenerates and perverts: the 1939 Herald exhibition of French and British contemporary art with Eileen Chanin won the NSW Premier's Australian History Award in 2006.