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Oversharing in the Digital Dark Age

What are the ramifications of a ‘digital dark age’ if decades of digital files are lost or unreadable, as was recently warned by internet pioneer Vint Cerf. 82 more words

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Point Click Chat

In the era of selfies, cat memes and foodiegrams, we increasingly see the world through the photos we take, but how do photographs change the way we see ourselves? 218 more words

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BULL Magazine - Issue Three

I am one of six student editors of the University of Sydney Union’s monthly BULL Magazine, which explores the intersection of pop culture, politics and identity through features and columns. 37 more words

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Working Out and Gay Kookaburras

The best thing about living near the beach is that when I finally find the motivation to start going for walks again it’s a damn beautiful walk.  462 more words

NEW BOOK - Chinese Zodiac (Art & Australia)

With an introduction by writer Benjamin Law, the book explores the relationship between humans and animals, the East and the West, through a diverse set of artworks stylistically and conceptually inspired by the twelve animals of the Chinese zodiac, as well as accompanying written responses to each artist’s chosen animal. 244 more words

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China up close - films, talks, exhibitions (ACMI, Melbourne)

“China has the world’s fastest growing economy which has triggered a dramatic transformation within Chinese society. China Up Close explores how this profound change has influenced Chinese moving image art and cinema through a deeply rich program of exhibitions, talks, live events and film.” 106 more words

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Adventures in the queer East

I’ve been struggling to write about Benjamin Law’s Gaysia since I finished it over two months ago. It’s not that I disliked it – quite the opposite, in fact – just that, as a work of nonfiction that deals with difficult truths, I found it difficult to read. 271 more words

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