Tag Archives: Auckland

Past the Tower, Under the Tree

Twelve Stories of Learning in Community

Balamohan Shingade and Erena Shingade

For many people, education is synonymous with uniforms and tote trays, assemblies and sports days. The cool terraces of a lecture theatre; the rotating team of tutors. But another form of education has always existed and continues in Aotearoa today: teaching that is grounded in relationships and learning in beloved company. Past the Tower, Under […]

Erena Shingade

Erena Shingade (Pākehā) is a poet, editor and graduate of India’s Seagull School of Publishing.

Balamohan Shingade

Balamohan Shingade is a candidate for the PhD in Philosophy at the University of Auckland and a singer of Hindustani music. Previously, he’s been a researcher with CARE, Massey University, and a curator of contemporary art.

A new issue of Interstices: The Arts of Spinoza + Pacific Spinoza

A special issue of Interstices: Journal of Architecture and Related Arts on Spinoza has now been published: “The Arts of Spinoza + Pacific Spinoza,” edited by Eu Jin Chua and Farzaneh Haghighi. See https://interstices.ac.nz/index.php/Interstices/issue/view/37 As Chua writes in the introduction, there are probably more people interested in Spinoza now than any other time in history. It seems more true than […]