Role of Space + Geography in Elizabeth Bishop’s Poetry

Endeavouring to examine the role of space and geography in the entirety of Elizabeth Bishop’s poetic catalogue, would result in a sprawling, ill-focused argument.  Rather, by narrowing the focus to ‘At the Fishhouses’ and ‘In the Waiting Room’, a more

Role of Space + Geography in Elizabeth Bishop’s Poetry

Endeavouring to examine the role of space and geography in the entirety of Elizabeth Bishop’s poetic catalogue, would result in a sprawling, ill-focused argument.  Rather, by narrowing the focus to ‘At the Fishhouses’ and ‘In the Waiting Room’, a more

‘Identity’ Published! + Dual Diagnosis Feature for ‘Roar!’ Magazine

It is a great pleasure to inform you all that I have had my first piece of writing selected for publication!  My short piece ‘Identity’ has somehow managed to find its way into the upcoming launch issue of the Scottish literary

‘Identity’ Published! + Dual Diagnosis Feature for ‘Roar!’ Magazine

It is a great pleasure to inform you all that I have had my first piece of writing selected for publication!  My short piece ‘Identity’ has somehow managed to find its way into the upcoming launch issue of the Scottish literary

Versatile Blogger Award

First of all, I would like to apologise to Mike McGuire for not accepting his attempt to nominate me for the Versatile Blogger Award for so long.  For some reason I have not written much over the past few months

Versatile Blogger Award

First of all, I would like to apologise to Mike McGuire for not accepting his attempt to nominate me for the Versatile Blogger Award for so long.  For some reason I have not written much over the past few months

Yevgeny Zamyatin + ‘A Thousand Hands Squared’ + Dissertation

SPOILER ALERT: REVEALS THE ENDING OF ZAMYATIN’S ‘WE’ Every time I return to Australia the lack of readily available bookstores due to the Borders and Angus & Robertson bankruptcy saddens me. I have always enjoyed reading and trips as a

Yevgeny Zamyatin + ‘A Thousand Hands Squared’ + Dissertation

SPOILER ALERT: REVEALS THE ENDING OF ZAMYATIN’S ‘WE’ Every time I return to Australia the lack of readily available bookstores due to the Borders and Angus & Robertson bankruptcy saddens me. I have always enjoyed reading and trips as a

Identity

A man of letters attempts to speak with precision or to persuade the heart.  To utter words that cut truth from falsity, or to cloak truth and stir feeling by propaganda.  For either, a trial by peers provides the verdict

Identity

A man of letters attempts to speak with precision or to persuade the heart.  To utter words that cut truth from falsity, or to cloak truth and stir feeling by propaganda.  For either, a trial by peers provides the verdict

Accelerationist Politics

http://criticallegalthinking.com/2013/05/14/accelerate-manifesto-for-an-accelerationist-politics/ “Accelerationism pushes towards a future that is more modern, an alternative modernity that neoliberalism is inherently unable to generate.”

Accelerationist Politics

http://criticallegalthinking.com/2013/05/14/accelerate-manifesto-for-an-accelerationist-politics/ “Accelerationism pushes towards a future that is more modern, an alternative modernity that neoliberalism is inherently unable to generate.”

The Women Warriors of the Free Syrian Army

Originally posted on World:
Emerging from the shadows of their secret command outpost in the war-torn city of Aleppo, these members of an all-female fighting unit posed for portraits. Their testimony speaks of the wrenching violence of the now two-year-long…

The Women Warriors of the Free Syrian Army

Originally posted on World:
Emerging from the shadows of their secret command outpost in the war-torn city of Aleppo, these members of an all-female fighting unit posed for portraits. Their testimony speaks of the wrenching violence of the now two-year-long…

The Art of Lucy Rose Loewenberg

One of my good friends is studying Fine Art at Central St. Martins and she produces some really great art.  I encourage you to head over to her tumblr (http://www.lucyloewenberg.com/) and have a look – you won’t be disappointed!  I’ve supplied

The Art of Lucy Rose Loewenberg

One of my good friends is studying Fine Art at Central St. Martins and she produces some really great art.  I encourage you to head over to her tumblr (http://www.lucyloewenberg.com/) and have a look – you won’t be disappointed!  I’ve supplied

Place in ‘The Wanderer’ and Anglo-Saxon Elegy

In the frame of English literature, the term elegy has come to define a series of short poems found in the Exeter Book.  These poems, written across hundreds of years by unknown authors, written in differing styles, and many incomplete

Place in ‘The Wanderer’ and Anglo-Saxon Elegy

In the frame of English literature, the term elegy has come to define a series of short poems found in the Exeter Book.  These poems, written across hundreds of years by unknown authors, written in differing styles, and many incomplete

Role of Motherhood in ‘Muriel’s Wedding’ + ‘Samson and Delilah’

P.J. Hogan’s Muriel’s Wedding, and Warwick Thornton’s Samson and Delilah are forged in the furnace of motherhood.  Both films centre on characters deprived of the traditional, idealised notion of motherhood, in which a strong, caring mother successfully protects and nurtures

Role of Motherhood in ‘Muriel’s Wedding’ + ‘Samson and Delilah’

P.J. Hogan’s Muriel’s Wedding, and Warwick Thornton’s Samson and Delilah are forged in the furnace of motherhood.  Both films centre on characters deprived of the traditional, idealised notion of motherhood, in which a strong, caring mother successfully protects and nurtures