Film Review: Wild Tales (Relatos Salvajes)

Words | Max Mahood Wild Tales (Spanish: Relatos Salvajes) is a 2014 film from Argentinean director Damian Szifron that tells the stories of six people whose days...

Meet the Editors: Our Best/Worst First Date Stories

To celebrate the release of our new issue, XO, here are the Grapeshot team's best first date stories! Find out how our Deputy Editor...

SHARK WEEK SHARK FACTS, FUCK YEAH

Words || Georgia Drewe I’m gonna preface this article by letting you in on a secret: I really, really, like sharks. Sharks are the greatest....

Society Spree: Meet the student groups of Macquarie Uni

Another day, more genital cookies, and so many student groups to meet! #GetinLoser #We'reGettingInvolvedinStudentLyf Read on to meet the Cheerleaders, Philosophers, Cosplayers & Gamers of...

Lonely Kids Club: Wear your 90’s nostalgia

Words || Angus Dalton Warwick Levy’s childhood was filled with so much TV and Street Fighter II that he talks with a slightly American accent. He found...

Plagiarism crackdown: 43 students to face Disciplinary Committee

WORDS || Anna Glen Forty three students at Macquarie will face Disciplinary Committee hearings to explain how their names appeared on MyMaster, a website designed...

Why I Agreed to Debate Jeremy Bell

Words || Fahad Ali A few weeks back, I got a message from a friend - a Green - asking me to speak at a...

Exam Advice from People Who Actually Know What the Hell We’re Talking About

End-of-session exams are almost over, so if you’re not done revising you’re almost certainly going to fail and live out the rest of your...

Spiders Can Be Beautiful – An interview with Mariella Herberstein

 By Jennifer Vu In my first semester at Macquarie University, I had this really awesome and interesting Austrian lecturer who would play a random animal noise at...

Why We Could Lose The Postal Survey

Words || Cameron Colwell For me, it has become impossible to escape the marriage equality postal survey. The other day, I woke up to ‘Vote...

Features

Diving off the Fertility Cliff

Words || Eleanor Taylor What is common knowledge about fertility now? If you have a uterus,...

Perfect, Pretty and Poised: The Hidden yet Visible World of the...

Words || Aylish Dowsett Beauty lies in the eye of the beholder, or so the saying goes. Attractiveness is...

Preach Nasty

Words || Anonymous Let me chronicle my experience as a woman for you. I grew up...

Exploring the Artifice of Influencers

Words || Shinae Taylor “Is this caption okay?” It’s the summer of 2017 and I’m sitting...

The Balancing Act of a Brown Feminist

Words ||Sara Choudhry Almost anyone who calls themselves a feminist in the year of Miss Rona 2020 is familiar...