Author
Kirsti Whalen

Contributing Writer

Latest Articles:
Vigilance Against Laziness: A Conversation with Elizabeth McCracken
Read Time: 28 mins
Kirsti Whalen talks to prize-winning author Elizabeth...
Literature
Vigilance Against Laziness: A Conversation with Elizabeth McCracken
By Kirsti Whalen
The Threshold
Read Time: 28 mins
One week ago, the letter arrived in the post. I’m...
Society
The Threshold
By Kirsti Whalen
The Banning, the Blaming, the Binding: Ten Literary Moments 2015
Read Time: 12 mins
Literature
The Banning, the Blaming, the Binding: Ten Literary Moments 2015
By Kirsti Whalen
Doing Love and the Act of Lying
Read Time: 15 mins
I don’t know, yet, if I’m going to be able to love...
Literature
Doing Love and the Act of Lying
By Kirsti Whalen
These Jewels on the Page: Anna Smaill
Read Time: 18 mins
We chat to Man Booker Prize long listee Anna Smaill...
Literature
These Jewels on the Page: Anna Smaill
By Kirsti Whalen
Wicked Ihimaera and the Speech We Love to Hate
Read Time: 14 mins
Witi Ihimaera talks about his speech at the Dunedin...
Literature
Wicked Ihimaera and the Speech We Love to Hate
By Kirsti Whalen
On Point and Powerful: An Interview with Luka Lesson
Read Time: 8 mins
Kirsti Whalen chats to Luka Lesson about his New Zealand...
Literature
On Point and Powerful: An Interview with Luka Lesson
By Kirsti Whalen
I'm Feeling Lucky: The Camel Farm
Read Time: 10 mins
Kirsti Whalen on using helpx.net
Society
I'm Feeling Lucky: The Camel Farm
By Kirsti Whalen
Disappropriation: Cripping Up, Winning Big
Read Time: 19 mins
Kirsti Whalen on the representation of disability...
Screen
Disappropriation: Cripping Up, Winning Big
By Kirsti Whalen
A Space Between Street Corners And Symphonies
Read Time: 14 mins
Kirsti Whalen runs away to join the circus.
Theatre
A Space Between Street Corners And Symphonies
By Kirsti Whalen
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