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W H Chong  — Culture Mulcher

W H Chong

Culture Mulcher

W. H. Chong is a book designer and artist. He is Design Director at Text Publishing, and a founding member of ABDA (Australian Book Designers Association). His work can be seen at whchong.com. His instagram is @ w.h.chong

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Hobart: It’s DARK, it’s MOFO

Hobart: It’s DARK, it’s MOFO

W H Chong June 16, 2017

It's winter in Tasmania and the harvest is performance art garnished with Goth.

John Clarke, We Need You More Than Ever

John Clarke, We Need You More Than Ever

W H Chong April 11, 2017

Kind, dry and cheerful, John Clarke was a comic genius "interested in everything, but nothing else."

O, bummer (POTUS 2017)

O, bummer (POTUS 2017)

W H Chong January 23, 2017

Rump, rear, arse, behind, butt — America's short-term future is a bummer

Nine Powerpoints on John Berger

Nine Powerpoints on John Berger

W H Chong January 9, 2017 2 Comments

John Berger (1926-2017) was one of the most influential critics of the last fifty years, extracting radical content from tradition.

Dylan’s Nobel: Pointless and Stupid:

Dylan’s Nobel: Pointless and Stupid:

W H Chong October 18, 2016 4 Comments

The Nobel Prize Committee is out of its depth.

It’s Painting, Stupid! Why Painting Will Never Die

It’s Painting, Stupid! Why Painting Will Never Die

W H Chong September 23, 2016

Critic and painters stouch, but people will keep on painting.

DEFEND OZ LIT #2: Richard Flanagan

DEFEND OZ LIT #2: Richard Flanagan

W H Chong June 20, 2016

This is the second in a series of e-posters of Australian authors and overseas colleagues speaking up for their rights. Watch this space for more, from Magda Szubanski, Jonathan Franzen, Jackie French, Toni Jordan, Jeanette Winterson, Tom Keneally, Mem Fox, Garth Nix and friends.

DEFEND OZ LIT #1: Tim Winton

DEFEND OZ LIT #1: Tim Winton

W H Chong June 17, 2016

This is the first in a series of e-posters of Australian authors and overseas colleagues speaking up for their rights. Watch this space for more, from Richard Flanagan, Magda Szubanski, Jonathan Franzen, Jackie French, Toni Jordan, Jeanette Winterson, Tom Keneally and friends.

Purple Reign

Purple Reign

W H Chong April 22, 2016

(Never) growing up with Prince.

What is a person?

What is a person?

W H Chong April 13, 2016

In memory of Diana Gribble, on her birthday.