Photo credit: Madeleine Ragsdale The year 2020 has been the first occasion for many outside Australia to reflect on the nation’s politics. Before the unprecedented disaster of the nationwide bushfires this year, Australia and its political concerns have remained a rather niche topic of interest in the Euro-American sphere with
My paintbrush darts back and forth over the page as the tinny, compressed vocal tones issue forth from my laptop speakers. “…nature become ever prettier in images of national parks and in nature documentaries than it ever is in raw reality”, the voice tells me. “That’s an interesting point”, I think.