October 8, 2015

Hobbits as agents of evangelisation – Dr Sweeney speaks at Dawson Society

by Tom Gourlay

By Dr Marco Ceccarelli In the latest instalment of the Dawson Society for Philosophy and Culture Speakers’ Forum, Dr Conor Sweeny, from Melbourne’s John Paul II Institute for Marriage and Family, led his audience on an unusual yet intriguing journey …


September 24, 2013

The Commercialisation of Culture (part three)

by Daniel Matthys

In my previous posts (part one and part two) I looked at the historical development of the contemporary entertainment industry. In this final post I shall trace in more detail some of the consequences of the commercialisation of culture and also …