Video games & mental health

Words || Lachlan Marnoch Pathos is not generally considered a strength of the video game medium - but it should be. Games put you in...

Review: Hive Mind by The Internet

Words || Sam Van Vliet In their fourth studio album, five-piece group The Internet manages to exceed already high expectations from their last hit, Ego Death...

Game: Heaven Will Be Mine

Words || Aidan Mackenzie Two giant bipedal robots stand motionless across from each other. Cracks and scorch marks riddle their armoured exterior. Huge guns are trained...

Film: Sierra Burgess is a loser

Words || Erin Christie The 2018 Netflix original, Sierra Burgess is a Loser, is kind of what I expected it to be: nothing earth-shattering, but...

Review: She’s Gotta Have It

Words || Ilhan Abdi After watching the series, it’s easy to see why Spike Lee thought his 1986 film needed a reboot set in 2016....

It’s Just Another Graceless Night: On Melodrama

Words || Lydia Jupp There’s always been something about Lorde. I’m fourteen years old and listening to Buzzcut Season. It’s the perfect combination of suburban teenage...

Dancing in Her Storm: How Lorde Continues To Nail Millennial Melancholy

Words || Cameron Colwell https://twitter.com/lorde/status/840013160434290688 The thing people got wrong about Lorde’s new single “Green Light” is the idea that it signals Lorde losing some kind...

Are We Awake? | Review

Words || Georgia Drewe Red Line Productions’ dramatic and emotional new play, ‘Are We Awake?,’ written by Charles O'Grady and Directed by Sean Hawkins is unequivocally...

Intersection | Review

Words || Cameron Colwell (ed. Angus Dalton)   Intersection is a unique theatre production currently run by the Australian Theatre For Young People. Ten writers, each...

Queer Screen’s Mardi Gras Film Festival: The Grapeshot Review

AWOL (Dir. Deb Shovall) Review by Alicia Scott Deb Shoval’s latest feature film AWOL is as much a story about class structures in the United States...

Features

“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...

Why Dick Smith Matters

Words || Joel Karanikas There are many reasons we should be talking about Dick Smith. For any true Australian...