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Kanye: Jerk or Genius?

Kanye West has become synonymous with ego-driven outbursts and outrageous proclamations, so much so that his legitimate talents are often ignored.

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14 September 2014 Author: Clementine Bastow

Ed#467: Along came Kate

Suddenly it's 1978 again at The Big Issue office, Kate Bush is here and we like it. Our Editor reflects on how she changed everything.

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12 September 2014 Author: Alan Attwood

Fiction from the Vault: Christ...

For the 10th anniversary of The Big Issue Fiction Edition, we go into the vault to reread some of our favourite stories. Finally, Christos Tsiolkas.

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11 September 2014 Author: Christos Tsiolkas

The Big Issue at MWF

One of The Big Issue's editors heads to see Salman Rushdie at the MWF, speaking about the freedom to write.

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10 September 2014 Author: Katherine Smyrk

Quick Fix: Creative Costume

Quick Fix gives some fashion advice to a creative minded reader.

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10 September 2014 Author: Sophie Quick

Fiction from the Vault: Elliot...

For the 10th anniversary of The Big Issue Fiction Edition, we go into the vault to reread some of our favourite stories. Next, Elliot Perlman.

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8 September 2014 Author: Elliot Perlman

Fiction from the Vault: Joseph...

For the 10th anniversary of The Big Issue Fiction Edition, we go into the vault to reread some of our favourite stories. First up, Josephine Rowe.

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1 September 2014 Author: Josephine Rowe

Michel Streich: A conversation

We get into the head of the man who created the whimsical illustrations that feature in this years' Fiction Edition.

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31 August 2014 Author: Katherine Smyrk

Ed#466: Scribble, Scribble, Sc...

This year is the 10th anniversary of our annual Fiction Edition. Our Editor talks about this milestone for scribblers and readers around the country.

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29 August 2014 Author: Alan Attwood

The Big Issue at MWF

One of The Big Issue editors heads to the opening night of The Melbourne Writers Festival

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25 August 2014 Author: Katherine Smyrk