Enabling Life in Vacant Spaces: A partnership approach to evaluating holistic wellbeing in disaster recovery contexts

Kelly Dombroski
Gradon Diprose
Matthew Scobie
Amanda Yates

This report outlines two approaches to assessing the intentions and outcomes of the non-governmental organisation, Life in Vacant Spaces (LiVS), in Ōtautahi Christchurch. Ōtautahi Christchurch presents a useful case study for wellbeing as it continues to recover from the physical and psychological trauma of earthquakes. 

The Rural

Kathrin Böhm and Wapke Feenstra (editors)
The Rural (cover)

An investigation through texts, interviews, and documentation of the complex relationship between the urban, the rural, and contemporary cultural production.



Applied Theatre: Economies

Molly Mullen
Applied Theatre, Economies

Applied Theatre: Economies addresses a notoriously problematic area: applied theatre's relationship to the economy and the ways in which socially committed theatre makers fund, finance or otherwise resource their work.