Archive for July 2010

Interview

Jasmine was recenlty interviewed by Sarah from Hidden Documentaries. Lygon Street, Carlton, 5pm For generation Y, free education died before we were even born. Our parents watched Whitlam get kicked out in the 70s and by the time we were watching Agro’s Cartoon Connection, HECS was here to stay. We are a useful lot. We [...]

A Free University for Melbourne

French philosopher Jacques Ranciere based the premise of his book The Ignorant Schoolmaster on a groundbreaking experiment led by Joseph Jacotot in the early nineteenth century. Jacotot was forced into exile by the counter revolutionary forces in 1815 and went on to teach in a Dutch university. While his Dutch-speaking students were eager to hear [...]