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The Traitor and the Hedonist: Motherhood in two New Zealand child abuse cases
(University of Canterbury. School of Social and Political SciencesUniversity of Canterbury. Media and Communication and Journalism, 2011)
Two recent child abuse cases in New Zealand flooded the local media spotlight and captured the public’s attention. In both cases, the mothers were not charged with murdering their children. Yet, both mothers received ...
Alternative Radio : exhibiting radio and music heritage after the Christchurch earthquakes
This article examines the representation of Christchurch, New Zealand, student radio station RDU in the exhibition Alternative Radio at the Canterbury Museum in 2016. With the intention of ‘making visible what is invisible’ ...
Post-War New Zealand Literary Critique
(University of Canterbury. School of Humanities and Creative ArtsUniversity of Canterbury. HistoryUniversity of Canterbury. Philosophy, 2008)
For most of the 20th century literature and criticism of literature functioned as central engines of cultural change across the western world. This was especially the case in ex-colonial societies like New Zealand where ...
Finding the True Voice of Feeling: Kendrick Smithyman and New Criticism in New Zealand 1961-1963
(University of Canterbury. School of Humanities and Creative ArtsUniversity of Canterbury. EnglishUniversity of Canterbury. Philosophy, 2007)
Kendrick Smithyman is one of New Zealand’s lesser-known poets and literary critics, but this article argues that he was instrumental in developing a globally oriented critique which provides a welcome line of sight towards ...
Resistance narratives in radical, alternative media: A historical examination of Earwig
(University of Canterbury. School of Language, Social and Political SciencesUniversity of Canterbury. Media and Communications, 2010)
This research examines the discursive conventions and resistance narratives of Earwig, a New Zealand alternative magazine that began publication in 1969. This work reappropriates previous examinations of narrative ...