I’m Sick of Words Like ‘Diversity’, ‘Inclusion’ and ‘Representation’
Is That the Pacific Ocean, or Just My Tears? A Review of Moana Don’t Cry
Honour Thy Queer Ancestors: On Queer Progress

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Screen

Language is important but so is action. Julie Zhu challenges empty rhetoric in her speech at the Power of Inclusion film industry summit.

 

The Power of Inclusion was a two-day film industry summit in Auckland earlier this month that purported to “present a myriad of world views”, “posit future action to create a more inclusive industry and world” and to “catalyse the future of screen”. Attendees were...

Art

An exhibition about the Pacific should centre Pacific scholarship, right? Lana Lopesi asks this question of Te Tuhi’s Moana Don’t Cry. 

Over the 18th and 19th centuries, the Pacific Ocean was progressively divided. European and American explorers cut up the Pacific, what was said to be the last place to meet colonisation, permanently transforming its cultural, economic and ecological landscapes. With...

Society

Rainbow crossings and Pride Parades signal queer progress. But Will Hansen argues Aotearoa still has a long way to go for queer folk to feel safe.

When businesses throughout the Wellington CBD are covered head to toe in rainbow flags, why would we complain? When Wellington City Council commissions rainbow crossings, rainbow runways, rainbow precincts, to make us feel welcome and safe, why would...

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Screen
I’m Sick of Words Like ‘Diversity’, ‘Inclusion’ and ‘Representation’
Art
Is That the Pacific Ocean, or Just My Tears? A Review of Moana Don’t Cry
Society
Honour Thy Queer Ancestors: On Queer Progress
A Beautiful Hesitation: An Interview with Aaron Lister
Read Time: 19 mins
Art
A Beautiful Hesitation: An Interview with Aaron Lister
By Pip Adam
Venous Flow: Psychic and Somatic Pain in the Work of Fiona Pardington
Read Time: 25 mins
Art
Venous Flow: Psychic and Somatic Pain in the Work of Fiona Pardington
By Kriselle Baker
Fomenting and Formation: How Tanu Gago Took Over The Pah Homestead
Read Time: 8 mins
Lana Lopesi on Tanu Gago’s latest video work.
Art
Fomenting and Formation: How Tanu Gago Took Over The Pah Homestead
By Lana Lopesi
Interview: Julia Croft on If There's Not Dancing At The Revolution, I'm Not Coming
Read Time: 7 mins
Sam Brooks interviews Julia Croft about her feminist...
Theatre
Interview: Julia Croft on If There's Not Dancing At The Revolution, I'm Not Coming
By Sam Brooks
Loose Canons: Eli Kent
Read Time: 8 mins
Loose Canons
Loose Canons: Eli Kent
By Eli Kent
Review: Polo
Read Time: 7 mins
Sam Brooks reviews ATCs' new show Polo
Theatre
Review: Polo
By Sam Brooks
[CLOSED]: Room
Read Time: 1 min
Free Stuff
[CLOSED]: Room
By Pantograph Punch
[CLOSED]: Vladimir the Crow
Read Time: 1 min
Free Stuff
[CLOSED]: Vladimir the Crow
By Pantograph Punch