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Recognition, reconciliation and voice: ‘Unfinished, uncompleted, unfulfilled’

By Olivia Cleal


Taiwan election results

Taiwan elected its new president and vice-president on January 13. The country also voted for both district legislators and their preferred political party, and held Taiwan's Highland and Lowland Indigenous Legislator election. Presidential Election Taiwan's presidential...

Creative Nonfiction

Predictably unpredictable: How Tort Law helps us navigate daily life

Clouds are cobwebbed across the sky and the air fizzes with Friday-afternoon relief. The parents stand in circles, supervising from a distance. I follow the...

Re-sewn, re-gained, re-claimed

On arrival at Sydney’s Hyde Park Barracks, I immediately climb the institution’s squeaky timber staircase to the third floor. Disappointed and then a little...

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Us and Them

I've never been comfortable around symbols of power. Growing up as I did you learn to be wary of police and men in suits, and they learn to be wary of you too. I remember...


Midnight Storytime

In the age of the future, humans have been able to make cosmic flights. Captain Tom, a soldier, meets the spirit of his favourite writer Kafka at the end of his life, and they...

Indie Games Room

Fiery Red Pearl

Goldfish & Girl

Traveling With Ears


University FoodHub under threat

With the announcement of the University of Sydney’s slated demolishment of the Wentworth Building, the SRC and Student Union’s collaborative initiative, the FoodHub, offering free food amid the cost-of-living crisis, is in a state of purgatory, despite...


Disney untangles stereotypes

For a century, Disney has been crafting magical fairy tale worlds but in the real world the US entertainment giant is breaking the shackles of stereotyping with characters that reflect evolving societal perceptions. With strong...