Issue 5 – Out Now!
Ninety-six (advertising-free) pages of stories about thinkers, seekers, makers and doers.
Inside, you will discover: a scientist who applied her experience with animals to plants, an ex-officer investigating literature and language, and the gender stereotype-redefining research about cultural exchange in ancient history…
"The first time I ever saw them was in February of 1977. We were walking along a road and it was overcast and nothing was moving. Then all of a sudden the colour of the forest changed from green to grey and I realised I was looking at a wall of monarch...read more
Australia has an unpleasant history when it comes to national identity, and trying to impose one. A white one. Like in 1901, when descendants of the 'founders' who claimed Australia as their own — despite it already being inhabited by Aboriginal and Torres...read more
It’s street art, but not as you know it. It’s not painting or pasting onto walls, it’s filling gaps and ensconcing nature-like shapes in metropolitan cavities.It’s called ‘Urban Geode’ and it’s an on-going project by Los Angeles-based artist Paige Smith,...read more
Phox Pop (foks pop)
Vox populi is a Latin phrase that literally means ‘voice of the people’; shortened to vox pop, in media it is an interview with members of the public, the ‘word on the street’. Replacing the ‘v’ with the ‘ph’ from photography – based on the Greek phos/light and graphê/drawing or writing – we create phox pop.