David Woods and Eloise Mignon in the Malthouse’s production of Blasted.
Photo Pia Johnson
The central journey in Blasted is not a tourist trip through extreme violence. It's the emotional journey of a bully who learns to be grateful for small acts of kindness.
The East-West Link is only one example of myriad infrastructure projects that have caused community controversy.
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We need to consider why transport infrastructure is so controversial, and how politicians can ensure they have the public's trust when making announcements for all transport projects.
Menjadi komuter telah menjadi bagian dari rutinitas sehari-hari hingga kita tidak sadar apa yang mungkin ditawarkannya pada kita.
Kita melihat aktivitas menjadi komuter adalah aktivitas yang membuang waktu. Namun ada cara lain yang memahaminya sebagai sebuah pengalaman yang mengubah kita sebagai seorang manusia.
Most Australians did not want Malcolm Turnbull to be deposed as prime minister.
Australians have never liked sitting PMs being deposed by their own parties - but the outrage over Malcolm Turnbull's destruction is the greatest in modern history.
Mirka Mora sitting surrounded by her colourful doll and soft sculpture creations and tapestries in 1978.
Courtesy of the Rennie Ellis Photographic Archive, State Library of Victoria.
Mirka Mora survived the second world war to carve out a unique place for herself in the Australian art world. Over six decades, her creativity was legendary.
Scott Morrison visiting a Queensland farm this week.
Having an envoy for drought and a prime minister keen to visit drought-affected areas puts the government under pressure to do the wrong thing.
Remember, a belt-and-braces power grid doesn’t come cheap.
AAP Image/Brendan Esposito
Sections of the media have talked up the prospects of future power outages, even though the electricity market operator predicts that Australia's stringent reliability standards will still be met.
We can’t predict how workers will act, based on their sex.
Gender essentialists who think "men are from Mars and women are from Venus" are more likely to accept gender discrimination and respond negatively when women seek power.
Older Australians are falling behind younger people in their capacity to access and make use of the internet.
Important programs helping older adults learn how to use the internet are effective but limited.
Media Files is a new monthly podcast, featuring discussion between media researchers, experts and working journalists on the big issues in the media landscape today.
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Analysis of the polls shows the deposing of Malcolm Turnbull made absolutely no electoral sense.
Channel Nine political editor Chris Uhlmann has accused elements of the media of ‘waging a war against the prime minister of Australia’.
News Corp, Sky News and 2GB have contributed to the creeping 'Foxification' of Australian politics over the life of the Turnbull government.
A protestor outside the Virginia courtroom where Paul Manafort was convicted of fraud on Tuesday.
The legal travails of Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen bring the Mueller investigation into the White House.
Medical and mental health professionals and refugee rights groups are all calling for urgent care for children affected by trauma on Nauru.
A boy has been flown to Australia from Nauru for urgent medical treatment for suspected resignation syndrome.
Tummy time is important for strengthening infants’ necks, but it’s not all they need.
Babies should have tummy time and face time every day to strengthen their neck muscles and prevent flat head syndrome.
Damian Hill plays Jim, a dad looking after his son.
West of Sunshine takes place over a single day, following Jim, a courier of increasingly dangerous sorts, as he delivers packages across Melbourne.
The latest Fairfax Ipsos poll has brought bad news for Malcolm Turnbul - and good news for Bill Shorten.
The latest polls show the government's internal divisions are taking their toll- and some of its members are seriously out of step with the general public on energy policy.
The State Library in Victoria illustrates that libraries are so much more than just places that contain books.
In the digital age, libraries got creative about how to translate services they've always offered into new formats. And they've transformed their spaces to have a variety of community uses.
UK’s Dr Bawa-Garba had an otherwise good record as a doctor, before being found guilty of manslaughter.
A UK doctor was struck off and then later reinstated after being charged with manslaughter. This is the right decision, as the criminal court is not the best place to deal with doctors' errors.
Merging UniSA and the University of Adelaide could produce a number of benefits.
While creating a bigger university is an important incentive for this proposed merger, good leadership and a shared vision are needed to make it a success.