Acknowledging a selective collective memory: Finding out about the New Zealand Wars with Vincent O'Malley: WORD Christchurch.
The Festival of Adult Learning Ahurei Ākonga is on from Monday 2 September to Sunday 8 September 2019. The Festival (formerly Adult Learners' Week/He Tangata Mātauranga) is a UNESCO initiative supported by the Tertiary Education Commission, and by adult and community education providers. It incorporates International Literacy Day on 8 September each year.
Hong recommends some well known New Zealand fiction as a way of helping Chinese migrants to understand Kiwi culture.
Looking at truths, unflinching - What a fool honesty is! - WORD Christchurch at Christchurch Arts Festival 2019
Pacific Underground's concert as part of Christchurch Arts Festival 2019 was celebration of family, music and being together.
On a stark, white set, a kuia enters and begins tonight's performance with a karanga, calling us on to this shared marae of sorts. The white backdrops are arranged in a wide v shape with a small, central entranceway between two of them. As the performance progresses, a procession of fascinating visuals will play out…