Articles by: Lachlan Howells

Author Biography:

Lachlan Howells is a writer and researcher from Perth. He holds degrees in sociology and finance from Curtin University, where he is a PhD candidate researching the contemporary use and politics of online platforms, looking specifically at Twitch, humour, video-game culture and fan labour.

Hollowing Out the Humanities: Morrison’s attack on Australia’s Political Potential

… a humanities education is one of the most effective for the underprivileged, offering an environment in which to be critical of the structures that govern our lives while giving rise to discoveries both academic and personal.