Time to put women in the theatre spotlight
The COVID-19 pandemic is an opportunity for theatre-makers to highlight and reveal the challenges and pressures faced by Australian women.
The show must go on(line)
Live streaming of theatrical performances on platforms such as Zoom, YouTube, Instagram and Facebook has exploded in popularity.
Explainer: Social distancing
As the coronavirus spreads we're being asked to practice social distancing, but why 1.5 metres? Is it our best estimate or is there solid evidence behind it?
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.
Language with chutzpah
The number of speakers may have fallen away, but interest in Yiddish culture and language is now experiencing a global revival, including in Melbourne.
Social purpose essential to business success
For corporate leader, Jane McAloon, just having a purpose around making money isn’t enough to sustain a business.
A reckoning with history
Through the intensely personal theatre work of Tom Molyneux, we learn about an Indigenous soldier who served in World War I.
Cyberflashing: age-old harassment in new clothes
Largely enabled by Apple's AirDrop technology, digital flashing is far from 'playful', and unquestionably image-based abuse.
The man who saved the Moon landing
Ultimately, the most famous step in history may never have been taken if it wasn’t for a mission simulation 15 days earlier.
Art and soul
Performance art gives voice to our sense of what it means to belong; our identity and cultural evolution.
Boo! Did I scare you, did I scare you?
The horror and slasher movie genres have experienced a resurgence, but why is it that we enjoy being scared so much?
A playground for the brain
Innovative treatment approaches to compulsions and addictions are the focus of the new neuroscience research lab, BrainPark.
Hong Kong Alumni Scholarship turns two
Chor Kiu Cheung always dreamt of travelling the world to study, and her parents worked tirelessly in her home city of Hong Kong to make that happen.
Blessings in disguise
Actor Kat Stewart has an ace up her sleeve when it comes to her portrayals, the psychological insights provided by her studies at Monash.
Rebuilding the Liberal Party from the ground up
It's a mess and has lost its way in the modern political and social landscape. Nothing short of a complete rebuild can save it.
Antarctica to Everest
Liam Suckling is on the grandest of adventures, one that will take him 160,000 kilometres around the globe and – all going well – to the top of the highest mountains of every continent.
Why CEOs need to embrace fear
Vulnerabilities are an occupational hazard for CEOs. Fear is the manifest human emotion that comes with it.
Monash the man ... more than a soldier
By the 1920s, the man after whom Monash University was named was broadly regarded as “the greatest living Australian” .
The pounding heart of a music city
The rich history of Melbourne pop music is being documented – along with the cultural conditions that gave rise to it.
Caught between #metoo and the gun-show
Hyper-masculinity is a defining feature of global politics, but the #metoo movement is prising open opportunities to pursue gender equality as women fight back.
Defying death on stage
Playing the lead role of a terminally ill academic in Wit left Monash's Jane Montgomery Griffiths pondering the healing potential of theatre.
Sorry, but not much has changed
Kevin Rudd's apology to Indigenous Australians 10 years ago was a momentous, but ultimately futile, gesture.
Associate Professor of Literature, Deputy Head of School of Arts and Social Sciences, Malaysia
Associate Professor, Criminology, School of Social Sciences
Professor of History, and Head of School for the School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies.
Associate and Deputy Director of Monash GPS (Gender, Peace and Security).
Associate Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Associate Professor, School of Media, Film and Journalism
Stacy Holman Jones
Professor, Monash Centre for Theatre and Performance
Associate Professor, School of Nursing and Midwifery
Lecturer, Communications and Media Studies
Research Associate, Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation
Professor, School of Physics and Astronomy
Executive Director of the Monash Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA)
Professor (Research), Psychology
Senior Research Fellow, Psychology
Emeritus Professor of Political Science in the School of Social Sciences
Associate Professor, Department of Management
Professor, Department of Management
Professor and Director, Monash Indigenous Studies Centre
Associate Professor of Journalism, School of Media, Film and Journalism
Director of Surgical Simulation, Monash Children's Hospital