There is another thread within Wilbur: The King in the Ring, a "meta-narrative" that details the changing motivations of Wilbur McDougall’s friend, Jan Oliver Lucks (who co-directs the feature...
Wilbur McDougall’s journey from morbid obesity to larger-than-life character is yet another chapter in the story of a Renaissance man, writes Shane Gilchrist.
The path to a carbon-neutral future will require radical change and vigorous action, writes Colin Campbell-Hunt.
Environmental crusader Jane Goodall has a message for mankind: let’s fix this planet. Shane Gilchrist reports.
This month’s topic came to mind during the convergence of football and Jamie Oliver this past week, writes Kirsty Fairbairn.
Mental health groups around the world have concerns about the Netflix drama 13 Reasons Why, which many believe sensationalises suicide, writes Ian Munro.
When looking through Otago Museum’s dress and textile collection, Flynn Morris-Clarke saw something in a different light.
There are eight good reasons for the four-year gap between Matt Langley’s last album and his latest, writes Shane Gilchrist.
Natalie Yule Yeoman highlights a little-known programme at the University of Otago.
It was the trip of a lifetime: to New York and a seat at the United Nations as part of the 61st Commission on the Status of Women. ODT editorial executive Helen Speirs had an insider's view.
While the United Nations buildings stand on international territory, that did not mean delegates were immune from the machinations of United States politics.
The United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals form the basis of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
If I see one more kombucha scoby advertised on the Upper Clutha Trading Post, I’m probably going to scream, writes Liz Breslin.
Antony Boomer from Dunedin recently returned from a European river cruise. Increasingly an option of choice for travelers from Otago in Europe, the tour commenced in Munich before cruising along the Danube finishing in Vienna.
At the heart of Otago Polytechnic's revival in recent years, Phil Ker likes nothing more than a good challenge. He used to run marathons, too, writes Shane Gilchrist.
I have to be honest about this: 14 years ago when I attended the CoachU coaching school I struggled with the concept of perfecting the present, writes Jan Aitken.
Blasphemy. Such an antique idea, so medieval a concept, writes Lisa Scott.
The Government must address the state of the housing market, writes Ian Munro.
Film-maker Slavko Martinov has moved from propaganda to poultry, writes Tom McKinlay.
Life just keeps getting busier for the award-winning, genre-hopping Tami Neilson, writes Shane Gilchrist.