Monash’s Head of Journalism Phil Chubb’s book A World of Pain: Climate Change Politics 2007 – 2013, will arrive in bookshops in June next year.
The publisher is Black Inc.
Phil’s work explores the reasons for the successes and failures in climate policy development and analyses the related leadership issues and political strategies of Prime Ministers Rudd and Gillard.
Phil interviewed more than 70 politicians, ministerial staff and public servants and has also been able to get hold of numerous confidential government and ALP documents.
On Happiness and Aussie larrikins
An essay on Australian comedic subversion by Monash academic Dr Tony Moore is one of selected chapters of a new book, On Happiness.
New Directions in Screen Studies
A group of Monash Film and Screen Studies postgraduates have been especially busy over the past few months, having organised what looks to be an outstanding national conference.
Hannah, Kate named Walkley scholarship finalists
Monash University journalism students Hannah Scholte and Kate Wong Hoy have been named finalists for the 2015 Jacoby-Walkley Scholarship. … Continue reading Hannah, Kate named Walkley scholarship finalists
Alana and Naomi are Young Walkley finalists
Monash University journalism alumnae Alana Mitchelson and Naomi Selvaratnam have been named finalists in the Young Walkley Awards to be held in Sydney on July 29.
Dani wins Herb Thomas Memorial Trust award
Dani Rothwell has won the Herb Thomas Memorial Trust award as the most outstanding journalism student in the Bachelor of Professional Communication degree at Monash University.
Getting to know … Andrea Baker
Monash journalism senior lecturer Dr Andrea Baker shares her latest research projects, her favourite places and a pearl of wisdom.
Jenan Taylor awarded the Guy Morrison Prize
Jenan, a Master of Journalism student, was presented with her prize at the Sydney Writers’ Festival on May 22, which coincided with UTS’s anthology launch.
Life, Death & Rejuvenation of the Great Music City
On November 12, 2015, the City of Melbourne will hold Australia’s first Music Cities Symposium. … Continue reading Life, Death & Rejuvenation of the Great Music City
Students retrace historic footsteps of the Great War
Monash journalism students have produced historically significant work in News Corp publications to mark the centenary of the Great War and the contribution of Australian soldiers.
How Hackett made it back to elite swimming
By Julie Tullberg Grant Hackett’s foundation training for the 1,500m freestyle event, which started more … Continue reading How Hackett made it back to elite swimming
Monash graduates make their mark at News Corp
Monash journalism graduates are scoring key roles and winning awards at News Corp publications, particularly the largest newspaper in the country, the Herald Sun.
Endurance: Australian Stories of Drought
Journalism lecturer Dr Deb Anderson has published a fascinating collection of oral histories in her book, Endurance: Australian Stories of Drought.