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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...

Sarajevo’s solace

An early memory of growing up in Sarajevo flashes from my days in kindergarten less than a decade after the 1423-day siege the city...

How calligraphy gave Jingbo Ho a second go at life

“I'm 85 years old, but I think my life is still wonderful and full now, and that's what calligraphy gives me." When Jingbo Ho talks...

Voices on the air, on the edge

“It’s taken a lot of lamingtons and raffle tickets to get to where we are now.” David Lewis is proudly patting an elaborate switchboard surrounded...

Newsroom: Dave Donovan, Independent Australia

David Donovan is the creator and publisher of Independent Australia, which he started in June 2010. It is now one of Australia's most popular independent online news...

Meet the new generation of China’s digital entertainers

A new wave of youthful entertainers is breaking with the entertainment industry's traditional model of chasing dreams through live streaming. The world's video streaming industry...

Scott Morrison promises gas-fuelled recovery for Kurri Kurri

I drive into Kurri Kurri northwards from Sydney. It's a familiar suburban canvas of plain-Jane weatherboard houses and rusty clotheslines. People speak in abbreviations...

Beautiful World, Where Are You

Same, Same but....different? Maddison Boyling considers the familiar and the new in Sally Rooney's latest release Beautiful World, Where Are You ticks all the...

Pandemic Vibrations : the healing power of sonic vibes

Pandemic Vibrations uses a mix of 2D and 3D animation, music, and sound design to explore the environmental impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on...

Heritage huts in Royal National Parks: Invasive pests or historical treasures?

Beaches broken by rolling hillsides form the coastal track, a distraction from sore wandering legs. Beach huts scatter through the grassy hills like a...

In women’s gymnastics pressure is just another force

There are small things that remain, five and a half years since throwing in the towel. Things which have showed such an unexpected endurance I’d...