Predictable Nonsense with Animal Collective

Habits are difficult to kick and almost impossible to establish on purpose. It could be because humans never really grow out of that contrarian stage of life when gaining psychological independence means doing the opposite of whatever you’ve been told to do. It could be because...

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Top 10 Australia Culture On this week 25/10/2020 (COVID-19 EDITION)

The truth is stranger than fiction. Largely because Björk is still alive.   10) Study and Struggle: Deconstructing Settler Colonialism and Borders 28th October What: The Study and Struggle program is the first phase of an ongoing project to organise against incarceration and criminalisation in Mississippi through four months of political...

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Top 10 Australia Revelry On this week 25/10/2020 (COVID-19 EDITION)

We're not out of the woods yet. So just drop your pants and take a s*** wherever you want.   10) Michael Franti: Stay At Home  31st October What: Michael Franti is a globally recognised musician, humanitarian, activist, and award-winning filmmaker revered for his high-energy live shows. As a result...

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Top 10 Australia Culture On this week 11/10/2020 (COVID-19 EDITION)

Cynicism won't save you, but optimism might kill you.   10) Carbon Sequestration & Biodiversity: Valuing & Managing Carbon-Rich Systems  13th October What: International and national climate mitigation policies have seen a growing interest in approaches to carbon accounting and investments in carbon-rich systems. Increasingly this interest includes a focus on...

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Top 10 Australia Culture On this week 04/10/2020 (COVID-19 EDITION)

Stuff your crotch and brace yourself.   10) Society, Robots and Us  7th October What: Experience a conversation about important robotics topics and socio-technical issues in which domain experts and interesting thinkers will discuss topics relating to robotics innovation, commercialisation and inclusivity. This session will unpack the notion open source robotics...

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Switch It Up with Virtual Roo-Ality

Living life as a human being in charge of buying your own cereal requires constant upkeep. We’re not referring to the kind of upkeep involving laxatives, Panamax and hemorrhoid ointment, but rather psychological upkeep. Though, the purchase of those items tends to correlate with an...

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Top 10 Australia Culture On this week 20/09/2020 (COVID-19 EDITION)

Don't wear fear or nobody will know you're there. Don't wear Crocs or everybody will pretend you're not there.   10) An Evening with Jodi Picoult  23rd September What: Experience 'An Evening with Jodi Picoult' to celebrate the launch of The Book of Two Ways. In conversation with Brit Bennett, author...

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Rip Out Your Stitches with the Sydney Underground Film Festival

Society is becoming increasingly desensitised to projections of the grotesque and violent. Shock is the necessary current that keeps our corpses momentarily animated at regular intervals. We know we can't start our day without a good strong coffee and a live-streamed suicide. Seems these days that...

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