The hipster revolution: how beards took over the world
2015

The hipster revolution: how beards took over the world

Thomas Williams Hipsterdom’s fixation with kale, vinyl records, typewriters, beards and locally-produced organic food is often the subject of ridicule, but its adoption by the so-called mainstream is leading researchers to consider how alternative consumption patterns are changing communities and cities. Dr Fiona Allon, senior lecturer in the Department of Gender and Cultural Studies at … Continue reading

Co-Conspirators: Pomeranz
2015

Co-Conspirators: Pomeranz

Kate Parry With her trademark gregarious laugh, Margaret Pomeranz was ready for a raucous Co-Conspirators session with daughter-in-law Philippa Whitfield Pomeranz, ostensibly about their collaboration on a beautifully produced cookbook, Let’s Eat, stuffed full of stories of family, the film industry and food. But after nearly 30 years as a critic on ABC TV’s At … Continue reading