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Maria Clara for the 21st Century: Filipino Responses to “Neo-Colonial” Encounters
(Ateneo de Manila University, 2016-09-01)
As an example of a postcolonial critique to certain hegemonic Spanish discourses in the Philippines, this essay examines the practice-as-research dance piece Love, Death, and Mompou (2006), which was a revision of the ...
Construction of otherness in the CBS’s sitcom, the big bang theory
(Khate Sefid Publications, 2015-10-07)
The fact that TV enjoys a great number of viewers, many of whom are influenced by it is undeniably acknowledged. This paper analyses the successful American sitcom, The Big Bang Theory, and investigates the factor of ...
Rory O'Shea Profile, NZ On Screen
(NZ On Screen, 2015-05-15)
A profile of cinematographer Rory O'Shea, researched and written for NZ On Screen.
Peter McCauley Profile
(NZ ON Screen, 2015-05-28)
A profile of actor Peter McCauley, researched and written for NZ ON Screen
John McKay Profile
(NZ On Screen, 2015-11-20)
A profile of Sound Editor and film-maker John McKay, researched and written for NZ On Screen.
Affect, responsibility, and how modes of engagement shape the experience of videogames
(Digital Games Research Association (DiGRA), 2015-12-13)
When considering the elements that shape our experience of fiction, the line distinguishing the text itself from the processes we go through in negotiating that text is easy to miss. Even something as simple as knowing ...
New Zealand National Standards assessment: Social justice issues for adolescent learners
Internationally, as adolescent learners move into higher stakes assessments their influence on selection and interpretation of assessment declines, despite their increasing capacity for self-regulated learning. Equity and ...
Learning from Wye river and Separation creek: Towards improved community bushfire safety
Safety in human settlements is the result of a complex interplay between the existing physical forms of places, including natural and human made elements, the particular hazards faced, and the capabilities of people and ...
The role of defendable space as a key urban design tool for bushfire risk management
Changes in climatic conditions around the world associated with anthropogenic climate change have result in increased numbers of extreme weather events. Population growth, migration, urban sprawl and tree change movements ...