Arts in the media

Find out about the latest media appearances from our staff, as well as upcoming events and recent news.

Media contact

Our media contact can help you find a subject expert and provide you with information about the Faculty of Arts, our staff, students and current research projects.

This service is offered to national and international print, broadcast and online journalists and editors.

Tess Redgrave
Media Relations Adviser
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext 87383
DDI: (09) 923 7383
Mobile: 027 562 5868

  • Media appearances

    Our staff discuss their work and provide comment on topical issues in the media.

  • News

    There is never a shortage of news in our vibrant and diverse faculty.

  • Public events

    Find out about upcoming public events in our faculty.

Recent media appearances

Forestry plan not out of the woods

Distinguished Professor Dame Anne Salmond (Anthropology, Māori Studies) supports the Government's plans to re-establish the Forestry Service. But argues that this demands a fundamental rethink about how forests are managed in New Zealand. Newsroom, Wednesday 14 December 2017.

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Auckland housing's 100-year-old problems

Ella Arbury (History) says that Auckland must look to its past if it wants to solve its housing problems. Newsroom, Monday 11 December 2017.

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Religious freedom … or religious intolerance?

Dr Caroline Blyth (Theological and Religious Studies) argues that religious exemption clauses in Australia's Marriage Amendment Bill should be regarded by religious institutions less as a welcome safeguard for "religious freedom" than a source of utter shame, which betrays their unrelenting failure to acknowledge the legitimacy and value of LGBTI lives. Newsroom, Monday 20 November 2017.

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