An analysis for 2016 of the movie and stage play, "Brassed Off" about a Yorkshire mining town with a brass band going through the Thatcher attack on coal mining communities.
Lyric of song sung at memorial for Helen Kelly.
Monbiot points out the shortcomings of representational democracy. This letter takes a look at how that is playing out today.
Letter to Editor picking up on Grant Robertson's comment that the Arts are a necessary part of education for "collaboration, creativity, dealing with complex problems and understanding ethical dimensions". The Humanities in general are most important.
Analysis after shows by Repertory Theatre production at Gryphon Theatre, Wellington, September, 2016 (14-24). Apologies for no review of individual performances or of the production. Richard Keller
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