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.
Episode 3: The Mess We're In
We’re not going to recycle our way out of this one. It takes awareness and education to change our behaviours surrounding waste. Find out what you can do.
Episode 1 : Trash Talk
Susan Carland is joined by researchers and behaviour change experts from BehaviourWorks Australia – together they talk global waste.
Why Melbourne is Australia’s coolest city
Progressive music policies and innovative branding have made Melbourne the true leader of Australia's music scene.
Understanding the modern consumer
There's a fundamental shift occurring in consumer behaviour, from conspicuous consumption to conscious consumption.
This is an awesome story ...
... about those awfully terrific words we use to take language to extremes.
Art and soul
Performance art gives voice to our sense of what it means to belong; our identity and cultural evolution.
The Beatles and death threats in Japan
When the Fab Four stepped off the plane for their 1966 tour, they were greeted not by screaming fans, but a security detail.
ABC crisis: where to from here?
The national broadcaster has lost its strategic direction amid bogus allegations of bias and shameful mismanagement by government and the board.
A playground for the brain
Innovative treatment approaches to compulsions and addictions are the focus of the new neuroscience research lab, BrainPark.
The case for the makers
Creative manufacturing is surviving in urban areas, but the redevelopment of inner-city industrial zones threatens its existence.
Hitting all the right notes
Australia's thriving hip hop scene is home to a diverse group of emerging female talent. Here's five of the best.
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.
Sustainability and ethical production are becoming central to fashion design and manufacturing.
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.
Senior Lecturer and Coordinator of Undergraduate Journalism in the School of Media, Film and Journalism
Professor, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
Professor, Japanese Studies
Research Fellow, Department of Marketing
Associate Professor of Marketing
Gay Jennifer Breyley
Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music
Professor of Linguistics
Research Officer, BehaviourWorks Australia
Associate Professor, Journalism
Research Associate, Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation
Research Fellow, BehaviourWorks Australia
Professor (Research), Psychology
Executive Director of the Monash Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA)
Senior Research Fellow, Psychology
Senior Lecturer, Human Geography in the School of Social Sciences
Associate Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Associate Professor, School of Media, Film and Journalism
Researcher at BehaviourWorks
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
Professor in the Department of Management, Faculty of Business and Economics