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

Missiles on Syria: An academic view

Associate Professor Stephen Hoadley (Politics and International Relations) examines the US missile strike on a Syrian military air base from an academic point of view.

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North Korea missile test: What happens next?

Dr Stephen Noakes talks to Duncan Garner about the ramifications of North Korea's latest missile test launch. Newshub, Tuesday 18 April 2017.

Watch here

The troll: a dark shadow on the internet

Associate Professor Luke Goode (Media and Communication) takes a look at trolling on the internet. Newsroom, Monday 10 April 2017.

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Proper response needed to abuse in care

Dr Stephen Winter (Politics and International Relations) argues that the government needs to establish an independent inquiry into abuse in state care, to publicly apologise to those affected and to provide prompt and adequate redress. Newsroom, Monday 10 April 2017.

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