Tag Archives: Russell Blackford

The Higher Criticism

Until I was published, I had not experienced that phenomenon known as ‘the literary festival’ or the ‘science fiction convention’ or the ‘[insert favoured genre here] convention’. They are–for one who hasn’t encountered them before–strange beasts, not entirely to be trusted. Like all large, loosely organised events, they are prone to ideological capture, something I […]

Payback dack

There have been several posts around Ozblogistan of late concerning bullying, some of them not for the faint-hearted. I’d start with this one at Russell Blackford’s place, and then follow his links. In the comments thread to the post Russell features, quite a few people turn to how best to cope with bullying, with several […]