Ramisa Raya explores social perceptions of strength and weakness through her variation on the classic story a Little Mermaid.
Sports journalist Angela Pippos discusses the changing face of women’s sport in her book Breaking the Mould: Taking a Hammer to Sexism in Sport.
We’ve reviewed three documentaries from the upcoming Melbourne Queer Film Festival that highlight important human rights issues.
Would you step in to help a victim of sexual harassment?
We’ve reviewed a handful of must-see films from the Queer Screen’s Mardi Gras Film Festival that provide insight into issues faced by the LGBTIQ community.
Melissa Broder, the poet behind Twitter account So Sad Today, delves into her most personal memories, fetishes, addictions and mental illness in the hilariously frank memoir So Sad Today.
Isabelle Li’s collection of interlinked short stories, ‘A Chinese Affair’, is a valuable contribution to the understanding of contemporary Australian society.
A Long Time Coming, a collection of essays by Melbourne author Melanie Joosten, is an emotionally wrenching, undeniably powerful piece of writing.
Breaking the Boundaries is an inspiring reminder that activists come in many different guises.
The Country Women’s Association of NSW promoted positive race relations with Aboriginal women during the 1950s and 1960s.
The number of older women who are rental tenants in Australia is growing, and so is housing insecurity.
With a raft of thought-provoking films and documentaries on offer at the 2016 Melbourne International Film Festival, we present our top social justice-focused picks.