The Unmissables: March
Your Brain Can Be a Dick: Disabled Writers and Ableism in Aotearoa
Casting a Light on Women’s Shadow Labour: A Review of Past Caring? Women, Work and Emotion

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Art

A monthly round-up of artworks in Tāmaki Makaurau that we keep returning to. 

Auckland Arts Festival has dawned on the city, offering a delicious spread of ways to spend your time this month. However, if you have no idea where to start and prefer a slightly smaller menu of arts offerings then you’ve come to the right place. This month our review team of art critics Lucinda Bennett, Lana Lopesi and...

Literature

Elizabeth Heritage argues for greater accessibility in the literary community.

Feature image: (Clockwise from top left) Trish Harris, Helen Vivienne Fletcher, Ben Brown, Steff Green, Sarah Lin Wilson, Jared Flitcroft, Stella Carruthers and Allyson Hamblett.

Across Aotearoa right now there are disabled writers creating everything from spoken-word poetry to films to bestselling paranormal romance...

Literature

The pun of the title says it all: with our tiring history of care work, are women past caring? The very existence of this new history, with all-women contributors, tells us the answer is obviously no.

Feature image: Anne Noble, ‘the Thetfords cooking together’, from the exhibition Hidden Lives: the work of care. Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington 0.027961/2.

Much care has gone...

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Art
The Unmissables: March
Literature
Your Brain Can Be a Dick: Disabled Writers and Ableism in Aotearoa
Literature
Casting a Light on Women’s Shadow Labour: A Review of Past Caring? Women, Work and Emotion
Triple-Inception: A Review of Lick My Past
Read Time: 9 mins
Jess Bates revels in the joyous subversions of Nancy...
Theatre
Triple-Inception: A Review of Lick My Past
By Jess Bates
Chaste Longue: A Review of Venus In Fur
Read Time: 8 mins
Shannon Friday reviews the Circa Theatre production...
Theatre
Chaste Longue: A Review of Venus In Fur
By Shannon Friday
Community Building: NZIFF 2017 Wrap Up Part I
Read Time: 16 mins
In Part 1 of our NZIFF 2017 wrap up, an electronic...
Screen
Community Building: NZIFF 2017 Wrap Up Part I
By Pantograph Punch
Read your favourite Ockham longlist authors right here on the Punch
Read Time: 3 mins
If you squint, we've published one out of every four...
Literature
Read your favourite Ockham longlist authors right here on the Punch
By Pantograph Punch
Spec-Fic Month: 'The National Conversation' by Victor Billot
Read Time: 5 mins
'The National Conversation' by Victor Billot
Literature
Spec-Fic Month: 'The National Conversation' by Victor Billot
By Victor Billot
Documenting a Struggle: On Merata Mita
Read Time: 10 mins
Brannavan Gnanalingam on the enduring legacy of Merata...
Screen
Documenting a Struggle: On Merata Mita
By Brannavan Gnanalingam
Whakanuia: 6 Things Worth Celebrating in December 2017
Read Time: 4 mins
Our monthly list of awesome mahi to look forward to...
Knockouts
Whakanuia: 6 Things Worth Celebrating in December 2017
By Pantograph Punch
What's left of the Mugabe way?
Read Time: 11 mins
Where are the traces of Robert Mugabe? Murdoch Stephens...
Society
What's left of the Mugabe way?
By Murdoch Stephens