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.

Anna Kellett
Media Relations Adviser
Phone: +64 9 373 7999
Mobile: +64 27 838 9202

  • 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

Do the Grammys have a diversity problem?

Dr Kirsten Zemke (Anthropology) discusses the questions raised this year about how diverse the Grammys are and whether they are indeed still culturally relevant. 95bFM, Tuesday 14 February 2017.

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Kim Dotcom: Caught in the web

The internet, piracy, privacy, and ownership are at the heart of Professor Annie Goldson's latest documentary. Radio NZ, Sunday 5 February 2017.

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Playground parodies

Associate Professor Mark Amsler (Cultures, Languages and Linguistics) has has looked into the secret world of playground parodies and poems and has some fascinating insights and examples. RadioLIVE, Sunday 5 February 2017.

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Executive orders can be challenged, and they have been

Associate Professor Stephen Hoadley (Politics and International Relations) discusses executive orders with Rachel Smalley. Newstalk ZB, Monday 30 January 2017.

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