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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


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


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


4. My Various Illnesses

Earlier this year, I attended a writers workshop with one of my favourite authors, Benjamin Law. There, he gave us 31 topics to write about over 31 days… 701 more words

Late Night Rambles

Benjamin Slaw

It is always great to catch up with Ben and even better to watch the awkward way in which non-published Ben fawns all over him. Thankfully Law is well natured enough to ignore it. 278 more words


Freelancing 101 with Benjamin Law

Words by Bec Fleming, ACTWC Blogger in Residence

The workshop begins with a simple question, Benjamin Law asks us to name three publications we regularly read. 921 more words

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