Archive for January, 2016

CFP: All that glitters is not gold: Critiques of Globalization in New Zealand and the Pacific

CFP: All that glitters is not gold: Critiques of Globalization in New Zealand and the Pacific

All that glitters is not gold: Critiques of Globalization in New Zealand and the Pacific 8-9 July, 2016 Venue: Regent’s University, London, UK With the 2008 Financial Crisis and austerity, protest over the Trans-Pacific Partnership,  the refugee crisis in Europe…

Janet Frame: New for 2016, released on the 14 January

Janet Frame: New for 2016, released on the 14 January

Book Notice A very welcome return to the bookshelves for Janet Frame’s dazzling first novel, Owls Do Cry, originally published in 1957, and voted the New Zealand Book Council’s ‘most treasured book’ of 2015. Owls Do Cry has been out…

Review: Katherine Mansfield, The Urewera Notebook

Review: Katherine Mansfield, The Urewera Notebook

Book Review: Katherine Mansfield, The Urewera Notebook, edited by Anna Plumridge Published April 2015, Edinburgh University Press, 128 pp, 20 b/w illustrations, £30 Chris Mourant In late 1907, when Katherine Mansfield was just nineteen years old, she made a camping…