Five poetry collections you've never read (or should again)
The Naked Self: A Review of Non Flower Elements
Handshaking with Emotion: A Review of Handshake 3: Reflect

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Literature

Books Editor Sarah Jane Barnett recommends five collections by Aotearoa poets. It's Phantom Billstickers National Poetry Day tomorrow (check out our NPD picks), so even if you've read these collections it's a good time to read them again.

The Night We Ate The Baby by Tim Upperton

Palmy poet and teacher Tim Upperton's collection The Night We Ate The Baby was shortlisted for the 2016 Ockham...

Theatre

Kate Prior reviews new work from Ash Jones and Arlo Gibson which mixes Buddhist philosophy with self-important casting directors.

This review discusses the ending of the work.

Ash Jones and Arlo Gibson play Charlie Au'Charles & Rumple S Tealskin – two terrible gold-chain, skivvy-wearing casting directors who seem to have emerged from early-80s London. They usher us into the Basement Studio, and once...

Art

What does a show of contemporary jewellery look like? Lucy Jackson considers the latest exhibition at The Dowse.

I wear four rings, my favourite formerly belonged to my mother. One day I tried it on and it was the perfect fit. I have had it on long term loan to me ever since. Aesthetically understated but sentimental –  like so much jewellery that is passed down through generations – this simple gold...

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Literature
Five poetry collections you've never read (or should again)
Theatre
The Naked Self: A Review of Non Flower Elements
Art
Handshaking with Emotion: A Review of Handshake 3: Reflect
A Remedy for History
Read Time: 9 mins
'Desperate Remedies' (1993) subverts history and masculinity...
Screen
A Remedy for History
By Tim Wong
Contemplating the Absence: Children's Grief and Art
Read Time: 14 mins
Eloise Callister-Baker attends a art workshop for...
Art
Contemplating the Absence: Children's Grief and Art
By Eloise Callister-Baker
Eternally Hip: A Review of BATS PLAYS
Read Time: 13 mins
Hannah Banks reviews BATS PLAYS by Ken Duncum and...
Literature
Eternally Hip: A Review of BATS PLAYS
By Hannah Banks
Sublime Worlds: A Review of Barbara Tuck’s ‘Plume of Steam’
Read Time: 11 mins
Jessica Douglas ruminates on the under-appreciated...
Art
Sublime Worlds: A Review of Barbara Tuck’s ‘Plume of Steam’
By Jessica Douglas
Flower arranging to void the void
Read Time: 4 mins
Janet McAllister reviews Madwoman/Gentlewoman
Theatre
Flower arranging to void the void
By Janet McAllister
The Land Never Forgets: A Review of The Undertow
Read Time: 9 mins
Adam Goodall reviews Te Rākau Theatre's The Undertow...
Theatre
The Land Never Forgets: A Review of The Undertow
By Adam Goodall
Whakanuia: November's celebration of great stuff
Read Time: 9 mins
Pretty maps, a medical atlas and advice from the playwright...
Knockouts
Whakanuia: November's celebration of great stuff
By Pantograph Punch
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We're looking for a new Visual Arts Co-Editor!
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