Monthly Archives: October 2012

Mabo and me

It gives me great satisfaction to be working in the Eddie Koiki Mabo Library at JCU. Eddie Koiki Mabo was a gardener at JCU and it was in 1974 in discussions with JCU historians Noel Loos and Henry Reynolds that … Continue reading

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Where is the Life we have lost through living ?

I was recently invited to give a ten minute presentation on the topic Work Life Balance at a conference hosted by 3rd Year BA students at JCU. Finding Work Life balance is a challenge to many of the students I … Continue reading

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Serendipity – what do an Indian cartoonist, Peter Reith and the Opera House have in common?

This morning I came across a reflection piece on the Amnesty International Australian homepage about Indian cartoonist Aseem Trivedi who was recently arrested and charged with “sedition” for his caricatures of government institutions in India. I immediately thought of my … Continue reading

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