Selected writing

Sole of a nation for The Monthly

Last days of the family-owned fun parks for The Saturday Paper

From Eric Bogle to Ziggy Ramo: the Australian music challenging the Anzac legacy for The Guardian

‘Unprecedented’: the fight for Sydney independent bookstore Better Read Than Dead for The Guardian

Restoration Australia: an easy watch about heritage glow-ups or another coat of whitewash? for The Guardian

Parwana’s plated history: ‘It’s an act of reclamation, an act of preservation for The Adelaide Review

The Dry: the ‘devastating imagery’ bringing Jane Harper’s bestseller to the big screen for The Guardian

Dušan and Voitre Marek: sibling reverie for The Saturday Paper

‘It’s a funeral march’: French artist JR’s powerful eulogy for Australia’s Murray-Darling for The Guardian

Barbara Hanrahan: paper trail for The Saturday Paper

‘I’m going to change, why can’t my body?’: tattoo removal grows up for The Guardian

Grizzly Bear: “I can’t imagine starting our band in this climate” for Broadsheet

Revisiting Parklands: a bittersweet slice of 90s Adelaide noir for InDaily

Womadelaide 2021: Archie Roach bids farewell in a ‘festival’ forced to redefine itself for The Guardian

Road to repatriation for The Adelaide Review

‘Gender is a kind of haunting’: Jennifer Mills explores the queer potential of the ghost story in The Airways for The Guardian

Herbs write the reggae soundtrack to New Zealand’s 1980s land rights movement for Lindsay Magazine

Vagina tunnels and sneaker closets: the escapist appeal of celebrity house tours for The Guardian

Echoes of a golden age at the Piccadilly for The Adelaide Review

Tkay Maidza goes from “apprentice to shot caller” for Broadsheet

We dodged a bullet, but of course it circled back around’: literary festivals look beyond lockdown for The Guardian

COVID-19 and years of neglect have created a perfect storm for the arts in Australia for The Adelaide Review