Calling All Fiction Writers!

Submissions are now open for our 2015 fiction edition.

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26 March 2015 Author: Editorial team

Ed#480: Red Ed

The Big Issue and Ed Sheeran: we've got history. In his Ed#480 editorial, Alan Attwood writes about the rise of our cover star.

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25 March 2015 Author: Alan Attwood

A New Gospel

Ed Sheeran isn’t the only singer making waves. With one song, Hozier criticises religious-inspired oppression, without offending a soul.

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24 March 2015 Author: Melissa Cranenburgh

Review: Inherent Vice

Our film editor gives four stars to the film adaptation of Thomas Pynchon's 2009 psychedelic noir novel.

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19 March 2015 Author: Rebecca Harkins-Cross

Cover story: Bittersweet

For our Ed#478 cover story, Greg Foyster investigated Australia's historic, but vexed, relationship with sugar.

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18 March 2015 Author: Greg Foyster

Vendor Profile: Brian

"I reckon I was lucky in a way. I could have broken my neck and been a quadriplegic." Meet Brian from Brisbane.

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13 March 2015 Author: Judy Johnson

Seeds of Change

Helen Razer on fearing change.

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12 March 2015 Author: Helen Razer

Ed#479: Who Needs a Prince?

In his Ed#479 editorial, Alan Attwood talks child stars, Emma Watson and the f-word, 'feminism'.

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6 March 2015 Author: Alan Attwood

Sugar Daddy

Damon Gameau – actor, filmmaker and father-to-be – decided to conduct an experiment…on himself.

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27 February 2015 Author: Tim Kroenert

Secrets of a 64-year Marriage

These grandparents have the matrimonial thing down pat.

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26 February 2015 Author: Lucille Wong