Why Melbourne is Australia’s coolest city
Progressive music policies and innovative branding have made Melbourne the true leader of Australia's music scene.
Art and soul
Performance art gives voice to our sense of what it means to belong; our identity and cultural evolution.
Christchurch: reaching out across the divide
Some leaders build walls to keep others out and gain by pushing others down, while there are leaders who invite others in, such as NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.
Sketches of Spain
More than mere stories, Spanish crime fiction has offered insights into the country's shadowy recent history.
The model of a failed strategy
The Coalition's seeds of destruction in the state election were sown long before its ill-fated campaign.
Inclusion and the monolingualism myth
It's time to recognise linguistic and cultural diversity as a creative engine of social participation and wellbeing.
Mind over maggot
Anyone for rotten shark? Fried tarantula? When it comes to food choices, one person's disgusting is another's delicacy.
Crowd-mapping gender inequality in the city
Uncovering real experiences of gender in public places, from sports facilities to public transport, community services and infrastructure, to simply walking down the street.
Friday the 13th: why the fear?
It's just another day, right? So why is there so much superstition surrounding it?
Give me your complete attention
We should be worried less about the violence in games such as Fortnite than commercial media's monopolisation of social life and thought.
What became of the working class?
Once seen as shapers of national identity, these days they're thought of as little more than disadvantaged. What changed?
Sustainability and ethical production are becoming central to fashion design and manufacturing.
The pressure to perform
The anger at the sacking of the deputy headmaster at Melbourne's Trinity Grammar is less about the haircut and more about ATAR rankings.
Duterte, hypermasculinity and the key to populism
The exploitation of gender in populist politics is no more starkly illustrated than in the Philippines.
Plea to preserve Melbourne's Federation Square
Apple store would be one step down a slippery slope, from civic square to shopping mall.
Connecting 'diblings': how the law is failing to keep up with modern families
It is time for the states and territories to develop a uniform legal framework that enables donor-conceived people to connect with their genetic kin.
Professor in the Department of Management, Faculty of Business and Economics
Lecturer, Faculty of Education
Research Fellow, Monash Gender, Peace and Security Centre
Associate Professor, School of Media, Film and Television
Executive Director of the Monash Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA)
Senior Lecturer, Spanish and Latin American Studies
Associate Professor, Communications and Media Studies
Senior Lecturer and Coordinator of Undergraduate Journalism in the School of Media, Film and Journalism
Martijn Van der Kamp
Teaching Fellow, Monash Business School
Senior lecturer, School of Social Sciences
Professor in Translation Studies, School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics
Senior Lecturer, Department of Marketing
Associate Professor, Department of Architecture and Director of the XYX Lab
Professor of Psychology, Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences
Associate Professor, School of Mathematical Sciences
Professor of Philosophy, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Senior Lecturer, Communication and Media Studies
Graeme Davison AO
Emeritus Sir John Monash Distinguished Professor