Andrew Lowenthal – Engage Media

Andrew Lowenthal is the Co-founder and Director of EngageMedia, an Asia-Pacific human rights and environmental non-profit exploring the intersection of video, technology and social change. His work traverses non-profit leadership and development, video distribution...
Writing (MA) student scoops poetry awards

Writing (MA) student scoops poetry awards

It was another big year for MA (Writing) Graduate Mitchell Welch. Mitchell won the prestigious 2015 Overland / NUW Fair Australia Prize for Poetry. This comes after his 2013 runners up in the Overland Judith Wright Poetry Prize and his winning of a scholarship to the...
New Media, Ageing, and Migration

New Media, Ageing, and Migration

A documentary short film @HOME produced by the New Media, Ageing, and Migration research team was screened in competition at several international film festivals this year including the Charlie Chaplin Film Festival, the Fingal Film Festival, and the Heart of Gold...
Writers Festival Leaps off the Page and Onto the Stage

Writers Festival Leaps off the Page and Onto the Stage

The Swinburne Writers Festival wrote its way into history as the first event to draw together writing students from all sectors of the university, as well as the outside writing community, in a four day event that spanned the Wheeler Centre, Melbourne bars, and...
Monster Fest takes a bite out of Swinburne

Monster Fest takes a bite out of Swinburne

Monster Fest is a big-screen celebration of the latest, greatest and rarest cult and horror cinema from Australia and around the world. This year the festival moves to its new home at Hawthorn’s Lido Cinema, bringing with it cult star Dee Wallace, who will take part...