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Seeing is Believing: Why Representation Matters

As representation continues to be a hot-button issue across all mediums, it can be difficult to see the non-politicised side of the picture. While...

Joanna Nam

Joanna Nam is a Media and Communications Student at the University of Sydney. She explores the raw emotions that humanise and simplify the conversation surrounding cultural representation, which is often times over-complicated by the politicised parts of the picture. Her article aims to shift our focus to the plain reason why representation truly matters. Contact her at