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Starting a PhD!

In very exciting news, last week I was officially offered a scholarship to start a PhD in Sociology at the Australian National University (ANU) next year. I will be starting in around February or March. A PhD is something that has been in the back of my mind for a while now. It has been […]

Poverty has a womans face

Cycles of capitalism, and cycles of sexuality?

Over the weekend I finished Paul Mason’s rather excellent book, Postcapitalism: A Guide to Our Future. While I don’t agree with everything he argues, Mason presents a fascinating thesis that the advent of info-technology, mixed with other social factors (in particular the demise of the labour movement) is causing such a fault within capitalism that […]