2009 honours student, Ana Vaz (who went on to complete a Masters in Paris after honours), has two of her films scheduled for exhibition at the Melbourne Cinematheque . Her honours film and exegesis were important steps towards her ongoing research and new film, and gaining a place in a prestigious French university.
2012 honours graduate (and now PhD scholarship holder) Benjamin Laird is off to London to present his research and creative work at the 2013 e-poetry festival. This is presented by the Electronic Poetry Center of the State University of New York (no, I don’t know why it’s in London either).
Chad Toprak’s ongoing project work (he’s currently doing a PhD in the exertion games lab ), has got a story about it in New Scientist . This project was developed during honours.
To be fair, I was having trouble moving from a very fixed academic framework (as I saw it) to more freedom in thought and creativity; but that is what was so crucial about the confused step that the honours year was for me. I was unconsciously limited by a lot of things and ultimately created […]
From a former honours student (now doing a PhD, making radio documentaries, and doing some teaching): Last week I was at a conference in Brisbane and one of the keynote speakers was Florencia Enghel, who was one of the main authors I cited in my honours thesis. … I’ve since sent her my journal article […]