Articles by: Rebecca Persic

Author Biography:

Rebecca Persic is a writer and cultural theorist from Perth. She holds degrees in fine arts and cultural theory from Curtin University and has ongoing research interests in contemporary culture, ridicule and the politics of laughter.

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.