On Aboriginal culture

I wrote this piece for The Guardian Australia about how practising culture is resistance. I was surprised at what a stir it caused - both positive and negative. You can read the full piece here. An excerpt: This is why I view all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artistic and cultural practice as sites of … Continue reading On Aboriginal culture

The Classroom in TLB

I wrote this one hot and fast and never thought it would be published - so thankful to The Lifted Brow for publishing it! The Classroom by Eugenia Flynn Laughter, anger, annoyance. These are all the different ways I grew out of feeling embarrassed about others’ fear of the unknown. Maybe White Australia can take … Continue reading The Classroom in TLB

Both Sides of the Street exhibition

So I've been working with Kimba Thompson of Blak Dot Gallery on Both Sides of the Street, an exhibition now on at Counihan Gallery in Brunswick. As part of this I have written the essay for the catalogue. Head on down to the exhibition and pick one up: Lastly, as part of the public program … Continue reading Both Sides of the Street exhibition