Archive for October, 2015

Review: Reconstructing Faces – The Art and Wartime Surgery of Gillies, Pickerill, McIndoe and Mowlem

Review: Reconstructing Faces – The Art and Wartime Surgery of Gillies, Pickerill, McIndoe and Mowlem

Reconstructing Faces – The Art and Wartime Surgery of Gillies, Pickerill, McIndoe and Mowlem. Otago University Press, September 2013, 264 pages, ISBN 978 1 877578 39 7,  £48.93 ($NZ60; includes DVD) The life and times of the distinguished New Zealand…

Review: The Chimes by Anna Smaill

Review: The Chimes by Anna Smaill

The Chimes, Anna Smaill, Septre Books, February 2015 304 pages, £8.99 pb, ISBN: 1444794523  Anna Smaill’s first novel, long-listed for the 2015 Booker Prize and the NZ Book Circle’s choice for October, is a fantasy on the theme of cataclysm,…

Border Crossing Oral History Project: Hidden Histories – Discovering Indigenous London

Border Crossing Oral History Project: Hidden Histories – Discovering Indigenous London

Border Crossings is looking for volunteers to help us with a pioneering Oral History project: ‘Hidden Histories – Discovering Indigenous London’. Border Crossings is one of the leading intercultural theatre companies in London. Every two years we produce the Origins…