Events

23/02/2020 - 12:30pm

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Join Associate Professor Maria Bargh (Te Arawa, Ngāti Awa), architectural designer Jade Kake (Ngāti Hau/Ngāpuhi, Te Arawa, Te Whakatōhea) and Dr Rebecca Kiddle (Ngāti Porou and Ngāpuhi) for a discussion of what our our lives might be like if an indigenous worldview was intrinsic to the structures that govern the way we live.

12/03/2020 - 7:30pm

Cover of Jobs, Robots & Us book

Kinley Salmon, author of Jobs, Robots & Us, presents a view into the future of work in Aotearoa. Should we be worried or excited? And what can we do to build a positive future for work in New Zealand?

14/03/2020 - 10:00am

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Bring the whānau to the National Library for a Writers festival for children and young adults. Activities at this free event include author interviews led by young readers, stories read aloud to improvised music and book-making workshops.

14/03/2020 - 11:30am

Cover of Jobs, Robots & Us book

What happens when a climate scientist, a neuroscientist and an economist offer a portal into the future as they see it? Join Professor James Renwick, Dr Hannah Critchlow and Kinley Salmon in conversation, hosted by futurist Melissa Clarke-Reynolds.

14/03/2020 - 1:00pm

Cover of book, The Political Years by Marilyn Waring

Authors Kristen Ghodsee, Marilyn Waring and Ngahuia te Awekotuku in conversation about the ongoing fight for gender equality, with RNZ's Kathryn Ryan.