Tag Archives: folklore

Come and see

As readers of this website will know, my friend Mat Tait and I have been working for some years on a graphic novel, The Heading Dog Who Split in Half: Legends and Tall Tales from New Zealand, due for release … Continue reading

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The old, weird New Zealand

Over the past few years, comic artist Mat Tait and I have been adapting a series of New Zealand legends and tall tales into the graphic novel/comics format. The latest of these, ‘A tale of old Waihi’, has just been … Continue reading

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Celluloid folklore

Recently I reviewed a Wellington screening of works by Canadian experimental filmmaker, Solomon Nagler, for CIRCUIT Artist Film and Video Aotearoa New Zealand. My article can be found here. An aspect of Nagler’s work I found especially intriguing was his … Continue reading

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