Recently Steph had an article at Overland, A short history of the dangers of travel writing. This is a part of how she wants to write more about decolonising travel, and you’re going to be seeing more of that here on No Award. Today, a book review: Asia on Tour: Exploring the Rise of Asian Tourism, edited by Tim Winter, Peggy Teo and T.C. Chang.
Or, how not to do regional promotion.
We had a week off posting! But we are back now, and posting will continue through the end of year public holiday stretch. Mostly. Today’s music is The Northern Folk, an 11-piece indie group from Albury who Steph saw play at a festival last week.
Because Melbourne is having some weather this week
If you celebrate some kind of gift-exchange this season, here’s our handy annual guide to Things That People Might Like, Not That We’re The Boss Of You Or Anyone Else, We Just Thought It Might Help.
Final instalment of Stephanie goes to UWRF + SWF! Today we’re talking environmental business, featuring activism, identity and the illegal wildlife trade; and sadly we’re not talking sand piracy.
How amazing is this cover? LIKE, SO AMAZING.