Bob Dylan. Photo supplied.
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A week out from Dylan's Auckland concert, Professor Peter O'Connor unpacks the singer/poet's ability to wrangle history into new forms.
Author: 
James Littlewood
Basement Tapes Director Jane Yonge shaking it up with a First in Fringe at Edinburgh.
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Mark Amery brings us the art news and weather from Aotearoa New Zealand.
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Mark Amery
Rawiwi Paratene and the Kōrero Pūrākau cast. Photo supplied
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Aria Harrison-Sparke, a young Maori theatre-maker, shares her experience of Toi Takapuna at The PumpHouse Theatre this year.
Author: 
The Big Idea Editor
Photo by Rawpixel, from Unsplash
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Craft practices are being looked to as something of an antidote to the stresses and pressures of modern living. By Susan Lucklman.
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The Big Idea Editor
Dane Mitchell: photo supplied
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Mark Amery brings us the art news and weather from Aotearoa New Zealand.
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Mark Amery
Nadia Reid. Photo, Ebony Lamb.
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The Big Idea is big on mentoring. And so - it turns out - is the folk diva of Dunedin, who takes the time to mentor, and to be mentored. She explains it all to Sam Grover.
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Sam Grover