When the Hunger Games became the Met Gala

When the Hunger Games became the Met Gala

The Hunger Games is a successful movie franchise based on the popular book trilogy written by Suzanne Collins.

The story is set hundreds of years from now in a dystopian future where teenagers from poor districts are forced to kill one another in a ruthless tournament called The Hunger Games.

These…

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Women in Media launch

Women in Media launch

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z-8PbBal9ac&feature=youtu.be

Mona is the perfect venue for the launch of the Tasmanian branch of Women in Media.

The museum of old and new art, nestled on the banks of the Derwent, is known for its quirky architecture and provocative installations.

It is also known for great food and innovativeexperiences

The Women in Media launch,…

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How to become a digital nomad

One of the most popular discussions at the recent Launceston Freelance Festival was the panel on digital nomads.

This is an edited version of the disucssion with freelance journalist Sue White and BSchool founders Ryan and Lincoln Trainor.

https://youtu.be/BXlzygZU7ro

Join us at the Launceston Freelance Festival and meet these freelancer success stories!

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Lindy Alexander is a freelance writer who earns $100,000 a year.
She achieved this six-figure income very quickly and shares tips on how you can emulate her success on her blog The Freelancers Year. 
Rachel Smith runs a website called Rachel’s List. For an annual membership fee of just $29, you get access to…

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Launceston Freelance Festival 2018

April 30 – May 1
The Walkley Foundation and The Media and Arts Alliance will present the inaugural Freelance Festival to be held in Launceston, Tasmania, in May, 2018.
Featuring keynote speakers, panel discussions, workshops, and business advice, the Launceston Freelance Festival will be an unmissable opportunity for established and emerging freelancers…

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Elizabeth Hurley vs Versace

Elizabeth Hurley says she’s never been taken seriously as an actress.

The reason for this, she believes, is a Versace dress.

The dress first appeared in 1993 at the premiere of Four Weddings and a Funeral. At the time, she was Hugh Grant’s girlfriend so naturally she accompanied him.

The press salivated as Hurley threatened…

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Gwyneth Paltrow: When did you get so annoying?

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Some things defy explanation.
For example, deep in the ocean where light never penetrates reside fish whose mating opportunities are so rare that the males must spend their lives stuck to their female counterpart’s face.
And that anything a duckling meets in the first 10 minutes of its life becomes its parent.
And…

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How to re-purpose a leather jacket: sustainable creativity in action

How to re-purpose a leather jacket: sustainable creativity in action

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Unfortunately, we live in a throwaway society coupled with a world of dwindling natural resources where the only growing ‘resource’ is landfill!

Leather is an example of a valuable natural resource that humans have used in its various forms throughout time.

Today, it is more useful than ever and is…

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