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Poetry helping us understand the climate crisis
Poetry allows us feel the full emotional impact of climate change, says Cardiff Metropolitan University's Christina Thatcher.
Why outdoor theatre must continue post-pandemic
Exterior spaces re-shape storytelling itself, argues UK playwright and academic Steve Waters.
Exhibition review: Wilam Biik
An empowering exploration of connection to Country, reviewed by Kim Kruger.
How artists make climate change accessible
Artists do more than simply tell us there’s a problem: they can make complex scientific reports accessible and tangible, say…
Parliamentary inquiry gives us a plan for a plan
Julian Meyrick and Justin O'Connor analyse the recent release of the Parliamentary Inquiry into the arts.
Away at 35: Michael Gow's masterpiece
Gow's much-loved play is a reflection of a grieving Australia, writes David Burton.
Here’s to the original justice defender coming out
DC comics has announced its latest Superman will be bisexual, and its a historic moment for the franchise writes Jason…
Australian theatre in crisis
The ecosystem of Australia’s performing arts sector is in dire need.
Women at the height of their artistic powers
Writer Alison Carrol describes Bendigo exhibition profiling female Islamic artists as a powerful reckoning.
How Australians are surviving lockdown through the arts
New research by Frederic Kiernan, Anthony Chmiel, Sandra Garrido, Martha Hickey, and Jane W. Davidson looks at the role of…