A thriving arts culture is essential for any just and equal society.
Right Now columnist Adolfo Aranjuez dissects the immersive and catalytic capabilities of storytelling used in art and film.
Part love story, part dissident’s tale, Raif Badawi: The Voice of Freedom examines the limitations on freedom in Saudi Arabia and provides rare insight into the stultifying lives of women there, writes Donna Lu.
Right Now columnist Adolfo Aranjuez critiques the underrepresention of people of colour in film and TV.
Poetry by Claire Wilson exploring concepts of home and freedom, and the multifaceted experiences of migrants and refugees.
Right Now columnist Sylvie Leber examines the gender gap in the Australian music industry.
The confected controversy about Gayby Baby should make us pay closer attention to how the media and governments work to cultivate public feelings, writes Right Now columnist Senthorun Raj.
Wages of Rebellion is a nonviolent call to arms for us to not accept injustice but to “fight for life”, writes Athena Rogers.
Monique Hurley examines whether recent reforms in Burma are worthy of international praise and increased aid.
Right Now spoke to Lucy Feagins, Editor and Founder of The Design Files, to learn more about her fundraising exhibition for the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre and how art can act towards social change.
Timmah Ball examines whether “swiping right” in online dating forums can result in meaningful relationships.
It is the combination of angry, overt role-reversal and more enigmatic images that makes Object a fascinating social and historical commentary, writes Christopher Ringrose.