May 17, 2019

The complex and often irrational process of changing your mind

What cogs are turning when mind-changing goes right? And can it tell us anything about our public attempts at persuasion?
May 17, 2019

Dance parties to doctorate: electronic music’s Paul Mac

The EDM pioneer considered train driving when his 2015 album failed to fire, but he's found a new creative avenue at the Sydney Conservatorium.
May 17, 2019

Acute Misfortune: a raw and honest portrait of artist Adam Cullen

It looks like a biopic, but defines itself in opposition to every trope – including sometimes, clarity.
May 17, 2019

A hidden collection revealed: what the industrialist left behind

Francesco Federico Cerruti was private man who lived humbly and spent his money on an extraordinary art collection, now left to a Turin gallery.
May 17, 2019

Arthur Jafa: ‘I’m not going to decentre blackness in my work’

AJ's art-world comeback has lead to collaborations with Beyonce, Jay-Z and Solange . As well as acclaim and affront for his highly political films..
May 17, 2019

Celtic boss Neil Lennon claims Scottish Cup final vs Hearts is not important for him

CELTIC manager Neil Lennon believes the the Scottish Cup final is “very, very important” for his players - but not for him.
May 17, 2019

Boots defends use of plastic bags for some prescriptions

Boots has been criticised for using plastic bags for some of its prescriptions, despite a national push away from the pollutant.
May 17, 2019

Trump delays decision on imported car tariffs

US President Donald Trump has delayed a decision by up to six months on whether to impose tariffs on imported cars to allow more time for trade talks.
May 17, 2019

Your weekend: our guide to what’s on around Melbourne

Your weekend: The best in music, theatre, festivals, food. markets and much more.
May 17, 2019

EasyJet bookings hit by Brexit and economic uncertainty

British budget airline easyJet has said future bookings are down as concerns over Brexit and economic uncertainty sap consumer demand.
May 17, 2019

Keanu Reeves saves John Wick, and a directorial debut earns rave reviews

This masthead's reviewers look at a handful of movies released this week. So which ones are worth the cost of a ticket?
May 17, 2019

‘He’d wipe the floor with Scott Morrison’: Max Gillies on Bob Hawke

Impersonator Max Gillies says Bob Hawke couldn't hide his emotions if he tried.