Monthly Archives: May 2014

The challenge to perform (for Greg Dening)

In early 2001, I spent three weeks in Canberra on a visiting scholars program at Australian National University. ‘The Challenge to Perform’ was run by historian and anthropologist Greg Dening (b. 1931, d.2008). I was one of a dozen people … Continue reading

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Golden Kiwi

Barry and I left for the church right away. A reader had called to tell us that a woman from Tuatapere had won a million bucks in the Golden Kiwi. This news was astonishing but to top it all off, … Continue reading

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