Reactionary Nationlism: Cronulla Riots

“It began as a street party, as if Australia Day had arrived early.” ‘Cronulla’ is now a name forever associated with popularist racial violence. See graphic video here (where the above quote comes from). Warning: that video is not for the easily shaken. Hmm, the big political blogs in Australian are surprisingly quiet on this, […]


Crossposted comment on an article by Jonathan Gray over at the online television journal ‘Flow‘. Some of Jonathan’s points cross over with some of my research interests. I am interested in what happens in fan or enthusiast communities in the period between ‘fan-events’. My original thinking was focused on film, but now I have shift […]