Kia ora koutou. Freerange Press is taking a small break over the festive period – we will be back on board January 4, so any orders placed after 18 December will be processed then. Wishing you all a great end of year!
New Harvest title out now: Te Mahi Oneone Hua Parakore: A Maori Soil Sovereignty and Wellbeing Handbook
In te ao Maori , soil is taonga. it holds ancestral connections and is the root of turangawaewae and whakapapa. It is the source of shelter, kai and manaakitanga.
Te Mahi Oneone Hua Parakore: A Maori Soil Sovereignty and Wellbeing Handbook shines a light on Maori relationships with soil, as well as the connections between soil and food security, and frames these links within the wider discourse of tino rangatiratanga from a variety of Maori perspectives. Through a range of essays, profiles and recipes, it seeks to promote wellbeing and elevate the mana of the soil by drawing on the hua parakore Maori organics framework as a means for understanding these wide-ranging, diverse and interwoven relationships with soil.
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In recent times, public knowledge and our relationship to it has shifted significantly under the impact of vast quantities of information accessible through multiple channels ? and quantity does not necessarily equate to quality. From the rise of digital media and fake news to attack politics and nationalism, it has never been clearer that what we know, how we know it and what we do with that knowledge impacts our democracy. Public Knowledge brings together a range of writers who explore the state of public knowledge and implications for our democracy.
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Freerange Cooperative Ltd is a NZ based cooperative operating in Aotearoa, Australia and Atlantis. We make books and journals on topics we care about, provide a publishing platform, and support quality writing and drawing for public consumption, focusing on topics of the city, design, politics and pirates.