Episode 11: The Australian identity debate
Australia once identified itself as the “lucky country”, a place where the “Aussie battler” was given a fair go, but can it still lay claim to this?
I love you, man
Traditional masculinity is evolving, and young working-class men are leading the charge, despite the toxic attitudes of powerful men such as Donald Trump.
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?
Aussies are still slinging true-blue slang
Every few years there’s a furphy that our beloved 'Strine' slang is doing a Harold Holt.
CEO, Youth Activating Youth
Professor of History, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Associate Dean (Indigenous), MADA
Graeme Davison AO
Emeritus Sir John Monash Distinguished Professor
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Indigenous), Education
Professor of Linguistics
Associate Professor, Law Resources
Margaret Gardner AO
President and Vice-Chancellor, Monash University
Associate Professor, School of Media, Film and Television
Senior lecturer, Deputy Director of the Castan Centre for Human Rights Law
Associate Professor, School of Social Sciences
Associate Professor, Communications and Media Studies