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*Curriculum* Texts

Ngā mihi to all who gifted texts to share with SHL for *curriculum*, and a very warm thanks to everyone that joined us over the last ten weeks.

Please contact us if you would like to access any of the texts selected during our program.

Selected texts:

Tom Friedman (Contemporary Artists) by Bruce Hainley Dennis Cooper and Adrian Searle London: Phaidon, 2001 page 104 - 107

Selected by Taarati Taiaroa.


The Classroom as a Metaphorical Canoe by Teresia Teaiwa.


Selected by Cameron Ah Loo-Matamua.


Romantic Call by Patra and Yo-Yo.

Selected by Rebecca Ann Hobbs.


Paulo Freire, Politics and Pedagogy: Reflections from Aotearoa- New Zealand. Edited by Peter Roberts.

Selected by Fiona Jack. 


Free Dust by Layne Waerea.

Selected by Layne Waerea.


Education: A Mini Reader compiled by Daniel Michael Satele


Excerpt from Mabel McKay: Weaving the Dream by Greg Sarris.

"Te Whare Pora: The House of Weaving," in Erenoa Puketapu- Hetet, Maori Weaving with Erenora Puketapu-Hetet.

Excerpt from Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Ta'isi Efi, "whispers and Vanities in Samoan Indigenous Religious Culture"

"Schools of Learning" and "Tohunga" entries in An Illustrated Encylopedia of Traditional Maori Life.

Excerpt from "Tupaia, the Navigator Priest" by Anne Salmond.

Excerpt from "Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind" by Yuval Noah Harari.

Excerpt from "Self-Design and Aesthetic Responsibility" by Boris Groys.



Socialist Goody Two Shoes Hierarchy Battles


Selected by Tao Wells.


'Art After the Machines' by Mohammad Salemy

A Draft of 'Exhibition by Design: Auto-curation in the Age of Algorithms' by Mohammad Salemy


The Ontology of Complex Systems by William Wimsatt

Robustness and Entrenchment by William Wimsatt

Entrenchment and Scaffolding: An Architecture for a Theory of Cultural Change by William Wimsatt


The Haunting of Hill House (2018)

Russian Doll (2019)

Selected by Samuel Te Kani and Gregory Kan.


The Dark Jester by Wilson Harris

The dreaming quipucamayoq: Myth and landscape in Wilson Harris' The Dark Jester by Jonathan Highfield

The Labyrinth of Universality: Wilson Harris’s Visionary Art of Fiction by Hena Maes–Jelinek

Selected Essays of Wilson Harris

ed. by Andrew Bundy

Selected by Manuel Arturo Abreu.


Excerpt from Ka'ili, Tevita O. (2017) 'Indigenous Time and Space.' Marking Indigeneity: The Tongan Art of Sociospatial Relations. Tucson: The University of Arizona Press. p. 23-33.

Excerpts from Marvin, C. and Hong, S. (2017). 'Introduction: Context Collapse and the Production of Mediated Space.' Place, Space and Mediated Communication: Exploring Context Collapse.

Excerpt of Jeanette Wikaira (2004). 'Kaitiakitanga: The Role of the Maori Archivist.' Archifacts, April 2004. P. 46-49. 

Excerpt from Elizabeth Grosz (2001) Architecture from the Outside: Essays on Virtual and Real Space. Cambridge: MIT Press. P 122.

Selected by Huni Mancini.


The Samoa Islands: Vol 1: Constitution, Pedigrees and Traditions by Dr Augustin Kramer, Translated By Dr. Theodore Verhaaren

Augustin Kramer's account of his sojourn in the Samoa Islands from 1897 to 1899. 

The Samoa Islands: Vol 2: Material Culture by Dr Augustin Kramer, Translated By Dr. Theodore Verhaaren

Pratt's Grammar & Dictionary of the Samoan Language

Old Samoa or Flotsam & Jetsam of the Pacific Ocean by John B. Stair

The Journal of the Polynesian Society

Selected by Feeonaa Wall.


Politics and knowledge: Kaupapa Māori and mātauranga Māori​ by Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal Marutūahu, Ngāti Raukawa, Ngāpuhi

'A fine risk: Ethics in Kaupapa Māori politics'
by Te Kawehau Hoskins Ngāti Hau, Ngāpuhi

Selected by Heidi Brickell.

*curriculum* has been made possible by support from Creative New Zealand.

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