Other Writing

In Small Places

In Australia, a woman is killed by a former or current partner every week. In this powerful essay, Emily Maguire examines what we know about domestic violence and how we stop it.

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Other People’s Kids

Emily Maguire is adored by children, and loves them right back. It’s just that she doesn’t want any of her own.

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Sugar, spice and stronger stuff

Parents who teach their daughters to be small and harmless are not giving them the credit they deserve.

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Body Politic

On sex work & feminism

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Invisible Women: Carers in Australian families

Three women’s experiences caring for ill and disabled family members.

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Like a Virgin

On the fetishisation of virginity

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Girls on Film

Children’s entertainment features too few female characters, even in bit parts, sending the wrong message to youngsters of both genders.

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Page After Page

A good read can make a long bus, train or plane trip bearable. Such a book can also change the way you view your destination when you finally arrive.

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Jim Morrison and the Deev Shelf

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