Dig out your fake cobwebs, black lipstick, and broomsticks - it's that time of year again. While it's true that spooky, scary stuff is not everyone's cup of witch's brew I cannot count myself in that group. I love of bit of dressing up and harmless horror. If you're a Halloween fan too, then here's…
History writer Simon Winchester, historian Vincent O'Malley and academic Jessica MacLean discuss the importance of knowing our history.
Find out about this year's library events celebrating Te wiki o te reo Māori and resources you can find in libraries to help you learn te reo.
Moata reports back from Bad Diaries Salon and salutes the heroism of writers reading old diary entries in public.
Moata mulls over questions of history and wonders what Simon Winchester, Vincent O'Malley, and Sacha McMeeking might make of them.