Recent global developments have sharply polarised communities in many countries around the world. A new politics of exclusion has drawn ...
Elleke Boehmer, Erica Lombard
Wed, 18 Oct 17
This question confronts us at every election and with every domestic and international policy decision. As a professor of classical ...
Emily Anhalt
Tue, 17 Oct 17
Two questions are typically asked of sexual abuse survivors after they publicly come forward: Why didn’t you speak up sooner, ...
Lindsey Blumell
Mon, 16 Oct 17
Few places on earth are as well known for their so-called mysteries as Easter Island, also known as Rapa Nui. ...
Catrine Jarman
Mon, 16 Oct 17
My study of interaction between tourists and a Maasai community raised questions about the boundaries between research, tourism and entertainment. ...
Vanessa Wijngaarden
Fri, 13 Oct 17
An Epoch Times Survey
The opening of Warwick Thornton’s Sweet Country (2017) is as prosaic as it is poetic. A battle-scarred billy on a ...
Lucio Crispino
Thu, 12 Oct 17
As a linguist I dread the question, “what do you do?”, because when I answer “I’m a linguist” the inevitable ...
Michael Dunn
Thu, 12 Oct 17
Two art exhibitions were the target of conservative groups’ anger in September in Brazil, sparking a heated debate on social ...
Fabíola Hauch
Thu, 12 Oct 17
Depression is on the rise. A study conducted by the World Health Organization found an increase of 20 percent in ...
Robert S. Colter
Wed, 11 Oct 17
Over the past two decades Australian archaeologists have been slowly uncovering the World Heritage-listed ancient theatre site at Paphos in ...
Craig Barker, Diana Wood Conroy
Tue, 10 Oct 17
An Epoch Times Survey
Rewilding and restoration of land often rely on the reintroduction of species. But what happens when what you want to ...
Mihnea Tanasescu
Tue, 10 Oct 17
On February 11, 1913, the world woke to the headline “Death of Captain Scott. Lost with four comrades. The Pole ...
Chris Turney
Mon, 9 Oct 17
Christopher Columbus was a narcissist. He believed he was personally chosen by God for a mission that no one else ...
William Francis Keegan
Mon, 9 Oct 17
On a damp October day in 2006, I followed Kazuo Ishiguro and my 10-year-old daughter Grace to a back table ...
Cynthia F. Wong
Mon, 9 Oct 17