• Whakaaro Papa: Anthropos Design and Decolonising Metaphysics

      Yates, Amanda Monehu (Auckland University of Technology, 2018)
      Seemingly each week, or even every day, headlines draw attention to the incremental yet radical changes occurring as a result of cultural practices that bear witness to the Anthropocene, as a time in which human activity ...
    • Where do, I lie?

      O'Hara, Emily (Auckland University of Technology, 2012)
      This research engages the creative practices of filmmaking, photography, spatial installation and performance. It culminates in a gallery installation of serial interlinking works that instantiate the question of identity ...
    • The Wonder Project: adventures in cross-pollinating perspectives on nature

      Lane, Trudy (Auckland University of Technology, 2011)
      The urgencies of our age require we work together in new ways. The Wonder Project explores the development of a ‘social wunderkammer’ as a way to create inspiring modes of encounter across disciplines and cultures towards ...
    • A World's Return: A Phenomenological Encounter With Film Worlds

      Reynolds, Julia (Auckland University of Technology, 2016)
      The overarching aim of this practice-led research is to explore how the processes of filmmaking constitute a ‘world’ that can be entered, understood, and reflected upon. The research asks how such worlding is set-up. This ...
    • Writing [with] Despair and Suicide

      Woo, Mei Fung (Auckland University of Technology, 2020)
      Suicide’s noose invites temptation: Literary writing holds 'despair' at structural levels circulating around genre, cliché, metaphor, style, content, cultural and ethnic inheritances (to name a few). This PhD research works ...