Beyond This Horizon: An Oceanic Feeling
The End of Satire: A Review of WMBADx: Idea Worth Spreading
Loose Canons: Lori Leigh

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Already a lover of cinema and the sea, Doug Dillaman considers Dr. Erika Balsom's new book and curatorial projects within a wider world of watery imagery on screen.

 

I: An Oceanic Feeling, the book.

Here, the ocean and the cinema – united by inhuman animus and a penchant for flux – conspire to dislodge man from his pedestal.

Erika Balsom

An Oceanic Feeling: Cinema and the Sea is the result...

Theatre

White Man Behind A Desk Robbie Nicol leaves his desk behind in this new hour of jokes, pratfalls and thought leadership... for one specific thought, anyway. New Volumes writer George Fenwick reviews the TED-esque end result.

There isn’t really a desk in WMBADx: Idea Worth Spreading, at least not in the way with which fans of Robbie Nicol’s White Man Behind A Desk YouTube channel might be familiar....

Theatre

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

Lori Leigh is professional playwright, dramaturg, and theatre director based in Wellington, New Zealand. She has received several awards and nominations for her work, including the 2017 Playmarket Adam NZ Play Award (Runner-up) for her play Uneasy...

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Beyond This Horizon: An Oceanic Feeling
Theatre
The End of Satire: A Review of WMBADx: Idea Worth Spreading
Theatre
Loose Canons: Lori Leigh
The Difficult History and Precarious Future of the PACE Programme
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Amidst a crumbling national arts scene, Adam Goodall...
Theatre
The Difficult History and Precarious Future of the PACE Programme
By Adam Goodall
Mimicry, Nepotism and Jeff Probst: A call for the evolution of New Zealand literature
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Holly Hunter, publisher of the journal Mimicry, argues...
Literature
Mimicry, Nepotism and Jeff Probst: A call for the evolution of New Zealand literature
By Holly Hunter
Review: Young and Hungry Festival of New Theatre 2016
Read Time: 10 mins
For the last 22 years, the Young & Hungry Festival...
Theatre
Review: Young and Hungry Festival of New Theatre 2016
By Adam Goodall
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Literature
Utterances: A Comic
By Sarah Laing
[CLOSED]: Space to Dream
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Free Stuff
[CLOSED]: Space to Dream
By Pantograph Punch
Dashper the Friendly Ghost
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Emil McAvoy reflects on Julian Dashper's presence...
Art
Dashper the Friendly Ghost
By Emil McAvoy
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Pasan Jayasinghe and Sahanika Ratnayake on seeing...
Society
Migration, Opportunity and Betrayal - A Personal Retrospective
By Pasan Jayasinghe and Sahanika Ratnayake
Best Worst Podcast: 2016 NZIFF wrap-up (Pt I)
Read Time: 2 mins
Screen
Best Worst Podcast: 2016 NZIFF wrap-up (Pt I)
By Pantograph Punch