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  • Masculinity In The 1950's

    The 1950’s were a revolutionary period in Australian drama; it brought with it plenty of new playwrights with fresh and innovative ideas. A particular theme seem throughout all of these plays is the evolution of masculinity and it’s representation within Australian theatre. The 1950’s brought a change in content and style of Australian plays being written during that time compared to the previous decades, especially revolving around it’s male characters. After decades of severe suffering through World War II and the Great Depression, the 1950s were prosperous, vibrant years for Australia and its citizens. Unlike the former years employment rates were high and people were encouraged to spend their money freely and on whatever they wished, including electrical devices, which people had long been cautious of during the war. Not only was society as a whole evolving, so was studies in technological field. Advancement within the field of technology progressed rapidly after the war ended, this development was seen mainly through the introduction of the television which not only dramatically transformed many Australian lives but also provided audiences with a sense of connection to the rest of the world from the comfort of their lounge rooms, but also the introduction of cars. The launch of cars gave people a new form mobility that would change not only Australia’s nation patterns of leisure and living, but also the world as a collective. With all these new technological…

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  • Fly Away Peter Analysis

    The Traditional Australian National Discourse The traditional Australian national discourse has the feature of masculinity which has been explored and challenged in the texts, Fly Away Peter (1999), An Elegant Young Man (2014) and The Adventures Of Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert (1994). These texts will be examined to discover the devices they use to present a counter-discourse and what commentary they have on the discourse. The feature of masculinity is a strong part of the Australian…

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  • Cultural Experience

    Academic and cultural experience/shock. I was fortunate enough to have such a great opportunity of going to Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia on student exchange program. I reached Brisbane on 18th .Feb. The college organised an orientation on 22nd Feb. The orientation was very well planned and succeed its purpose of making newcomers feel like home. Many informative sessions were held about accommodation, financial aid and medical help. QUT has three campus- Gardens…

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  • Two Australian Ballet Companies: Victorian State Ballet (VSB)

    director from 1960 until 1974, established the QB in 1960. Li Cunxin has been the Artistic Director since 2012 to our days, commencing with season 2013. On the other hand, Martin Sierra, the VSB’s Artistic Director -helped by Michelle Cassar de Sierra as Assistant Director-, founded the VSB in 2003. Lisner spent his whole life preparing himself to be an excellent dancer before opening his academy, called, at first, the Lisner Ballet Academy. Two years later, in 1962, he decided to change its…

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  • Australian Architecture Analysis

    44), giving visitors the option to move from space to space of their choosing. At the eastern end of the “street” on levels 1 and 3 are a form of sunroom spaces, encased by glazed windows offering visitors spectacular views of the Brisbane river and CBD. These rooms use tectonic elements, such as steel columns and beams and glazed windows to invite light into the structure and flood the circulation space. The glazed windows of the rooms facing the river, which are connected by small steel beams…

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  • Reflective Essay On A Project

    Writing this reflection about the experience of doing the professional project with a team has made me realize that communication is the most vital part in the project not only with clients but also with group members. My group has an important client, which is the Brisbane Airport Corporation. As we all know that Brisbane airport has a strict security system, which means we should accept security check when we enter the inside airport and their staff will follow us wherever we go in the…

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  • Increasing Urban Quality Of Life In Australia

    Events such as the Sydney Olympics has increased the population of Australian cities by 25%. The population of Australian cities have jumped in Sydney by (477,600), Melbourne (302,300), Gold Coast (149,500), Brisbane (408,900) and Perth (351,500). Judging by the previous success of global events held in Australian cities, one can conclude that the population and ranking of cities such as Sydney will flourish in years to come. (Population, Growth, Krockenberger, 2015) With the population of…

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  • Australian Response To The First World War Analysis

    The Australian response to the outbreak of the First World War in 1914 has been widely regarded by historians, as deeply supportive and in favour of the commitment to enter the conflict. The newspapers and the actions of many men and women as war broke out, displayed that a patriotic front was present among Australians. Carl Bridge is of the opinion that Australia was highly motivated and unanimously supportive towards the war. Other historians, such as Eric Andrews, however, are not convinced…

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  • Qantas Case Study Essay

    CACQ Qantas is the world’s second oldest airline, and this is due to the four hubs located in Sydney, 2 Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth. Qantas does use other hubs with Jet Transport Express, Jetstar, and their domestic Australian joint ventures. In 2014, Sydney was ranked number one with the worst congestion and service for passenger experience (AFR, 2014). The Australian Consumer Commission stated that the country needs to invest more money to resolve the ongoing issue with…

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  • Diagnosis Phase Essay

    Test #2 Correction Question 2. Diagnosis Phase: When I first read the question, it reminded me of my multivariable calculus first class session where my professor used an example of a plane being landed in windy weather, to teach us a concept of vectors. Initially, I began to picture the scenario of a plane flying under consideration of wind being involved instead of looking at the numbers. Afterward, I drew the free body diagram of how the problem looked as using numbers and direction. Since…

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