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ARTS + CULTURE

Pornography, the devil and baboons in fancy dress: what went on at the infamous historical Hellfire Club

Image: Netflix After a month of waiting, the season finale of Stranger Things season 4 has almost arrived on Netflix. This season, along with the nightmarish...

Sunday essay: why soldiers commit war crimes – and what we can do about it

A member of the US’s elite counterterrorism force in Iraq, wearing a skull mask. Khalid Mohammed/AP The following essay contains disturbing images and language. In 2020, the...

What is ‘heteropessimism’, and why do men and women suffer from it?

Image: Shutterstock A friend introduces their partner as “my current husband”. Another jokes about marriage as a life sentence. Everyone laughs, no one is surprised. The...

Announcing This Year’s Theme and Festival Artwork

We are proud to announce the theme and artwork for this year's Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF), which will return on 27-30 October...

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Announcing This Year’s Theme and Festival Artwork

We are proud to announce the theme and artwork for this year's Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF), which will return on 27-30 October...

Maggie Diaz Photography Prize for Women 2022

This prize honours the American-born photographer, Maggie Diaz. Maggie won a photography prize in her early years. The encouragement she talked about upon receiving this...

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‘I can’t think of a more timely painting’: Blak Douglas’s Moby Dickens is a deserving winner of the 2022 Archibald Prize

In 2020, the year Vincent Namatjira was awarded the Archibald for his double portrait with Adam Goodes, I was also impressed by the painting hanging...

UWRF22 / UWRF Returns October 27 – 30th 2022!

Greetings Literature Lovers,  We are thrilled to announce that the Ubud Writers and Readers Festival will be back this year on 27 - 30th October! As...

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Research reveals fire is pushing 88% of Australia’s threatened land mammals closer to extinction

Image: David Mariuz/AAP About 100 of Australia’s unique land mammals face extinction. Of the many threats contributing to the crisis, certain fire regimes are among the most pervasive. In a new paper, we...

Recognising Indigenous knowledges is not just culturally sound, it’s good science

AAP Image/Supplied by DFES, Evan Collis - Cultural burning practices can clear out flammable plant materials that lead to bushfires.  Floods, fires and droughts in...

GALLERY EXHIBITION REVIEWS

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Escher x nendo will surprise, delight and challenge

Tokyo design studio nendo responds to the work of M. C. Escher. Sean Fennessy A Review: Escher x nendo, National Gallery of Victoria. M. C. Escher (1898-1972) is an artist whose name...

THAT RADIO CHICK CHERYL LEE REVIEWS THE ROAD TO SOMEWHERE EXHIBITION

THE ROAD TO SOMEWHERE EXHIBITION Newmarch Gallery, Prospect - 9 October 2020 DAVID BLIGHT – PAINTER, SCULPTOR, MUSICIAN, PAGEANT FLOAT CREATOR & CHILDRENS BOOK ILLUSTRATOR https://www.facebook.com/barry.crabtree.9638/videos/210538756635428/ Scrolling lazily through Facebook on a Friday...

Beauty and audacity: Know My Name presents a new, female story of Australian art

Tjungkara Ken, Sandra Ken, Yaritji Young, Freda Brady and Maringka Tunkin, Seven Sisters, 2018. National Gallery of Australia, Canberra purchased 2020 Review: Know My Name: Australian Women Artists 1900...

Peter Wegner’s portrait of Guy Warren at 100 wins the 100th Archibald Prize

      Peter Wegner’s Guy Warren in his 100th Year, winner of the 2021 Archibald Prize. AGNSW/Peter Wegner/Photo Jenni Carter The artist Guy Warren gave the best summary of this year’s centenary Archibald Prize,...

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Savage in Limbo by John Patrick Shanley

Mammoliti's immersive concert play is not to be missed, especially in order to witness an auteur orchestrate an amazing...

Fake news and propaganda machines: new theatre production pulls Animal Farm into the now

  Daniel J Grant/Black Swan State Theatre Company Review: Animal Farm, written by Van Badham and directed by Emily McLean,...

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Top Gun: Maverick (2022) Review

Writer’s note: The second paragraph of this article (just below the first image) contains a basic outline of the...

Retrospective: Top Gun (1986)

This is retrospective discussing the production, influence and overall quality of Top Gun (1986). With Top Gun: Maverick (2022)...

MUSICAL REVIEW

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Girl From The North Country

Since opening at the Old Vic in London, Girl From The North Country has taken the theatrical world by...

Moulin Rouge! The Musical is a spectacular feast for the senses

Image: Global Creatures/ Michelle Grace Hunder Review: Moulin Rouge! The Musical Someone wise once observed that theatre is the only artform...