In Conversation With: Alison Paradoxx

In Conversation With: Alison Paradoxx

'Floral Peroxide is a personal account of my own journey through the medical system, and navigating society as a whole, in a chronically unwell body,' says 2016 Poetry Slam Championship Alison Bennett, explaining her debut Fringe 2019 performance: Alison Paradoxx presents Floral Peroxide. Floral Peroxide explores disability using performance poetry, sound art, and dance to tell [...]

You Make A Life By What You Give: Volunteering in Australia

You Make A Life By What You Give: Volunteering in Australia

“You make a living by what you get. You make a life by what you give.” – Winston Churchill.   The official definition of volunteering states: “Volunteering is time willingly given for the common good and without financial gain.” A 2016 survey by Volunteering Australia said that 48% of Australians take part in formal volunteering, [...]