Community Collection

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Name: 
Community Collection
Description: 
The Community Collection brings together material from a wide variety of organisations and individuals. It includes photographs and writing from members of the public, as well as video and audio captured live at the time of the earthquakes.

Objects (14):

  • Title:
     East Youth: This is our voice
    Description:
     A film and accompanying report created by Christchurch East Youth MP Beth Walters in 2016.
  • Title:
     Sound recording of 22 February 2011 earthquake at St George's Hospital
    Description:
     A sound recording of the 22 February 2011 earthquake at St George's Hospital captured by a heart specialist who was dictating medical notes.
  • Title:
     Jo Burzynska's Sound Recordings
    Description:
     An audio recording of the soundscape following the earthquake, and a sound piece composed using the recording.
    Creator party:
     Jo Burzynska
  • Title:
     Entertaining Shakeytown
    Description:
     An audio documentary about the struggles the music scene in Lyttelton faced in the aftermath of the Canterbury earthquakes.
    Creator party:
     Kris Vavasour
  • Title:
     Silkannthreades: About the little things in life
    Description:
     

    Entries from Gallivanta's blog, "Silkannthreades: About the little things in life" (http://silkannthreades.wordpress.com).

    Gallivanta writes, "This blog has three main purposes: to communicate our daily life to our family all over the...

    Creator party:
     Gallivanta
  • Title:
     Remember
    Description:
     A memorial song, 'Remember', recorded by Naomi Ferguson and Alex van den Broek.
  • Title:
     Sue Davidson's Blog: Mural Madness in Brighton
    Description:
     Entries from Sue Davidson's blog, "Mural Madness in Brighton" (http://muralmadnessinbrighton.blogspot.co.nz). Sue writes, "Brighton is a beautiful seaside suburb in Christchurch, New Zealand which has been severely hit by the earthquakes that have...
  • Title:
     Sue Davidson's Blog: DORA - Mobile Digital Learning Centre
    Description:
     Entries from Sue Davidson's blog, "DORA - Mobile Digital Learning Centre" (http://doradigitalbus.blogspot.co.nz). Sue writes, "With funding support from InternetNZ, 2020 Communications Trust has converted a beautiful old school bus into a hi-tech...
    Creator party:
     2020 Communications Trust
  • Title:
     Christchurch: The value of a city
    Description:
     A short video-documentary featuring four Christchurch locals who reflect on the destruction of the city's CBD, and how it has changed what they value in a city. Produced with funding from NZ on Air.
    Creator party:
     The Wireless
  • Title:
     Quakes and Community: 2011 Christchurch Quakes and the Parish of Burnside-Harewood
    Description:
     A booklet compiled in 2011 by Fiona Summerfield, containing stories from the Parish of Burnside-Harewood, and the liturgy from a memorial service held one week after the 22 February 2011 earthquake.
    Creator party:
     Fiona Summerfield
  • Title:
     Leslie McKay's Writing
    Description:
     This collection holds poems by Christchurch writer Leslie McKay about the Canterbury earthquakes. Leslie writes, "I'm a poet, Christchurch born and bred. My work is informed by landscapes...
  • Title:
     Everything is Fine
    Description:
     A video of a play produced and performed by students from Avonside Girls' High School. The play was created for the Theater Federation One Act Play Festival, on the topic of the Christchurch rebuild. The students modeled the play on the epic...
  • Title:
     Deborah Fitchett's Blog: Zeborah
    Description:
     

    Entries from Deborah Fitchett's blog, "Zeborah" (http://zeborah.dreamwidth.org, cross-posted to http://zeborahnz.livejournal.com).

    ...
    Creator party:
     Deborah Fitchett
  • Title:
     Hamish Allan's Paintings
    Description:
     

    A collection of paintings created by artist Hamish Allan. Allan has the following to say about this collection:

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