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He Kupu Tuku Iho: Ko te Reo Māori te Tatau ki te Ao
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Sam Elworthy: There is a whirlpool from which we somehow need to escape.
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The Big Idea Editor
Photo by Tabitha Arthur — with Rachel K Baker and Isobel MacKinnon at Q.
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Let's remember where we came from, but also embrace the change.
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Binge Culture Collective
John Burrows. Photo: Andi Crown
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To say that ‘we don’t do it for the money’ and leave it at that is too simplistic.
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The Big Idea Editor
Wi Taepa Retrospect exhibition at Pataka - Photo by Mark Tantrum
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An exhortation for institutions to do more, and regular, shopping.
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The Big Idea Editor
Sarah Longbottom of Ngā Rangatahi Toa
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I got the feels as our Prime Minister asserted the necessity of having ‘arts and culture integrated into all areas of NZ society’, but I also got a niggle...
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Sarah Longbottom
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Dr Elspeth Tilley, Associate Professor in English at Massey University, wants science and business to stand up for the arts.
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Elspeth Tilley
The NZ Dance Company CEO and artistic director Shona McCullagh
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Something’s bothering The NZ Dance Company CEO and artistic director Shona McCullagh.
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Shona McCullagh
 Ashton Brown - Photo by Andi Crown
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Ashton Brown explains why he’s in the line-up of comedians confronting mental health issues this Comedy Fest.
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Ashton Brown