Poppy Willis shares her thoughts on Harry Potter and whether she's able to separate the much-loved books from her feelings about the author.
Alistair Trapnell explores the idea of optimal anxiety and how it can be turned into something positive.
Marina Sano scrutinises the rise in cultural appropriation and Asian trends, along with the increase in anti-Asian hate crimes.
By Charlotte Armstrong Sifting through Facebook’s ads is no longer like mining for gold, but rather finding yourself at a buffet being served things you never said you liked or wanted, and now your plate is suddenly overflowing. Like most bad ideas, it started late at night. Scrolling absently through my Facebook feed, I … Continue reading The Soft Toy Scam: A Facebook Fraud?
Let me start with a disclaimer – I’ve been living in Melbourne for the last year and haven’t been able to visit my local bookshop for a very long time. Our bookshops have all had to move to online sales and local deliveries. As a result, our book-buying practices and reading habits have had to … Continue reading Finding links to community in the bookstore
Last seen in London. Ms Sylvia Leighton has been spotted at the University of Melbourne. Leaving a trail of parasols and clues around campus, Grattan Street Press needs your help to find Ms Leighton. Group or single players welcome. REWARDS ON OFFER. At a glance: Tuesday 15 May 1pm The University of Melbourne Parkville Campus … Continue reading Lost Girl Treasure Hunt