Landfall Essay Competition Winner: Umlaut
Loose Canons: Thomas Sainsbury
Loud in the Cheap Seats: November Theatre Roundup

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Airini Beautrais won the 2016 Landfall Essay Competition for this essay exploring the way names reveal our identity, histories, and sometimes our ignorance. 

My children’s father was the first person I ever dated. By this I mean that until we met, I had done what I presume most of my peers did: got drunk or stoned and got into bed. I had never gone to a movie beforehand, or planned a picnic, or gone...

Loose Canons

Loose Canons is a series where we invite artists we love to share five things that have informed their work. Meet the rest of our Loose Canons here.

Thomas Sainsbury is one of New Zealand's most prolific playwrights and has written, directed, produced and acted in more than 50 theatre productions. His plays have been performed in Australia, USA, UK, France, Greece and New Zealand and his thriller...

Theatre

Kate Prior shakes down the month in theatre and sees what sticks.

Twenty minutes into watching Silo Theatre’s production of Marius von Mayenburg's Perplex the other night I heard a really familiar laugh somewhere close to me. I ignored it at first, but the second time I heard it I had to check, and looking down the aisle it struck me that the laughter was coming from my best friend. I’d just been talking...

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Literature
Landfall Essay Competition Winner: Umlaut
Loose Canons
Loose Canons: Thomas Sainsbury
Theatre
Loud in the Cheap Seats: November Theatre Roundup
Landfall Essay Competition Winner: Umlaut
Read Time: 23 mins
Airini Beautrais explores the way names reveal our...
Literature
Landfall Essay Competition Winner: Umlaut
By Airini Beautrais
Loose Canons: Thomas Sainsbury
Read Time: 7 mins
Loose Canons is a series where we invite artists we...
Loose Canons
Loose Canons: Thomas Sainsbury
By Thomas Sainsbury
Loud in the Cheap Seats: November Theatre Roundup
Read Time: 11 mins
Kate Prior shakes down the month in theatre and sees...
Theatre
Loud in the Cheap Seats: November Theatre Roundup
By Kate Prior
Win: Xmas Book Bundle
Read Time: 2 mins
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Win: Xmas Book Bundle
By Pantograph Punch
The endlessness of print: A review of ‘Beyond Exhausted’
Read Time: 8 mins
Cameron Ralston talks publications, archiving and...
Art
The endlessness of print: A review of ‘Beyond Exhausted’
By Cameron Ralston
Cola spume up the walls: A review of Anne Imhof’s ‘Angst II’
Read Time: 7 mins
Matthew Crookes on one of this year’s must-sees for...
Art
Cola spume up the walls: A review of Anne Imhof’s ‘Angst II’
By Matthew Crookes
In the Neighbourhood: Considering 'Space to Dream: Recent Art from South America'
Read Time: 13 mins
New York-born artist Nelson Cabán reflects on the...
Art
In the Neighbourhood: Considering 'Space to Dream: Recent Art from South America'
By Nelson Cabán
In the Meantime: Shipwrecks of the Self
Read Time: 24 mins
Literature
In the Meantime: Shipwrecks of the Self
By Ingrid Horrocks
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