BWB Talk: Rebuilding the Kāinga

18:00 pm
19:00 pm
City Gallery Wellington
Te Ngākau Civic Square

Author and architectural designer Jade Kake talks with Jess Berentson-Shaw (chair) drawing on her new BWB Text 'Rebuilding the Kāinga: Lessons from Te Ao Hurihuri'.

Jade and Jess discuss the resurgence of contemporary papakāinga on whenua Māori, outlining visions for the future and the policy shifts to make these a reality.

Monday October 14th 6.00pm – 7.00 pm (Doors open 5.30 pm, Auditorium open 5.45 pm) City Gallery Wellington Te Ngākau Civic Square, Wellington

All welcome, no RSVP necessary

About the Speakers

Jade Kake (Ngāpuhi (Ngāti Hau me Te Parawhau), Te Whakatōhea, Te Arawa) is an architectural designer and housing advocate, focused on the development of papakāinga communities in her home area of Whangarei.

Jess Berentson-Shaw (chair) is co-director of think-and-do tank The Workshop, and a senior research associate at the Public Policy Institute at the University of Auckland. In 2018, she published BWB Text, A Matter of Fact: Talking Truth in a Post-Truth World.