Tumblr exhibits a unique multimedia ecosystem – one can “scrapbook” photos, textposts, songs, gifs, stills, and quotes, in a way that is structurally and aesthetically sound.
Beneath this easy facade, however, lies a history filled with stories of political, cultural, and artistic activism. Let’s take a stroll down Glebe Point Road.
Place and history are intimately intertwined. Without an understanding of place, history becomes a fuzzy abstract.
Regional trains, meanwhile, slice directly through the countryside and the intervening settlements, for which they provide a crucial service. They do this without the comfort-sacrificing drawbacks of either motor cars or plane travel, nor the emissions of either.
Despite the colonial memory embedded within the space, the audience facilitated an environment of camaraderie and support, as they listened to the poets recounting the resilience and steadfastness of the Palestinian people.
Less potent is the idea that we seek out and spin our own lies to protect ourselves from confronting the enormity of systemic cover-ups.
Over the last five years, but more than ever in the last few months, I have heard such a phrase…
The panel celebrated the life and legacy of Palestinian poet and scholar, Professor Refaat Alareer, who was killed in an Israeli airstrike on December 6, 2023.
It took me three tries to become an Honi editor. After a series of trials, resulting in errors, it turned…
As I write this article, I’m awaiting marks for the thesis I spent all of this year writing about the…