Democracy & Diversity: Media Ownership

Rupert Murdoch, Kerry Stokes, Bruce Gordon, James Packer and the likes are names so often heard when dissecting the ever concentrating nature of Australian and global media ownership. This substantially dwindling collection of ‘media owners’ are undoubtedly placed in a position of immense power when it comes to a political, community and democratic influence onContinue reading “Democracy & Diversity: Media Ownership”

Image Interpretation

Caitlyn Jenner has become arguably one of the most debated, recognised, admired and loathed representations of the transgender populace in the 21st century. Bruce Jenner’s very public transition from male to female delineation sparked countless responses from many sections of the public, which varied profoundly. But what is it about this image that seems toContinue reading “Image Interpretation”

The “Anti-Social” Media

To be a member of modern society is almost definitely tantamount to being a member of some form of social media. Social media has become such a foremost part of everyone’s lives, mine included, that the increased connectedness we desire and pursue is almost a routine, or habit. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat and the multitudeContinue reading “The “Anti-Social” Media”