From The Saloon To The City

The Americanised bar scene in Sydney Words || Nicholas Wasiliev In recent years, there has been an insurgence of Americanised bars across Australia, offering more boutique...

“Women Are The Sexual Gatekeepers”

WORDS Sophie Fennessy Hmmmm… Interesting. Firstly, I happen to agree with this statement. Secondly, I am grateful for this particular benefit of being a woman. We...

Not Bad For A Girl

Words || Jade Van Dartel “Not bad, for a girl.” The amount of times I –...

Review | To Pimp a Butterfly

WORDS || Sarah Basford Kendrick have a dream; it was probably this album. He’s back with a work that is darker than ever, but somehow still...

The Last Straw

Words || Ashley Darling It is 2018. It’s the height of the straw-ban craze. It’s a normal day for me. I get up, get dressed, and...

Birds on Campus

Biodiversity and conservation student Jennifer Vu shares with us some of the beautiful flying creatures on our campus. WORDS & PHOTOGRAPHS Jennifer Vu If you ask...

Play Time’s Over

Elise Cullen takes a trip back to child playground, and realises not much changed. Being a part time nanny to two seven year olds, in...

Things They Don’t Teach You at Media School – Part 1

WORDS Brendon D'Souza My stomach twists as I exit Wynyard station. My heart is pumping and my hands are clenched. I follow Pitt Street down...

The Books that Inspire us: Your Fem Lit Directory

"No black woman writer in this culture can write "too much". Indeed, no woman writer can write "too much"...No woman has ever written enough"....

Things They Don’t Teach You at Media School – Part 2

After being put off for an interview earlier (Part 1 of the story here), Brendon once again returns to Jamie’s Italian, as a diner...

Features

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...

“You’se closed mate?” Reflections of a Non-Essential Essential Hospitality Worker

Words || Navishkar Ram The shutter doors were mostly closed, and the lights were just about to be switched...

Payments Taking Their Toll: A Love Letter to Transurban & Sydney’s...

Words || Navishkar Ram  Our unique complication Western Sydney has been hard-done by. It’s a vast...

Capitalism for Social Good? The Complexities of Entrepreneurship Culture

Words || Shinae Taylor Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you would have noticed the recent trend celebrating...

Spotlight on Tiny Businesses

Words || Sara Zarriello In our current predicament, we’ve been forced the opportunity (if you will) of getting to...