Ben is a passionate teacher who leads several of the core subjects in Monash's innovative Master of Cultural and Creative Industries course. Before taking up his position at Monash, he lectured at Deakin University in the School of Communications and Creative Arts. His primary research interest is the public policy of culture in Australia, particularly at federal level.Read more about Ben Eltham's research
Ben Eltham's Articles
For arts' sake
The cancellation of cultural events will be devastating for artists and arts workers. A $186 million stimulus package could help stem the damage.
A high point for arts funding?
More money is being invested in the arts, but per-person funding is down, and the federal government's contribution is exposed, according to cultural think tank A New Approach.