54 episodes

What do 27% of NZers all have in common? They were born overseas. Here Now is about the journeys people make to New Zealand, their identities and perspectives, all of which shape their life here. Here Now was previously titled Voices and is produced and presented by Kadambari Raghukumar.

Here Now RNZ Originals

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.7 • 10 Ratings

What do 27% of NZers all have in common? They were born overseas. Here Now is about the journeys people make to New Zealand, their identities and perspectives, all of which shape their life here. Here Now was previously titled Voices and is produced and presented by Kadambari Raghukumar.

    The Magic of Masks - Live podcast from Q Theatre

    The Magic of Masks - Live podcast from Q Theatre

    Earlier this month, Here Now went live in front of an audience at the Podfest at Q.  Producer and host Kadambari Raghukumar spoke to thespians Jacob Rajan and Pedro Ilgenfritz all about the magic of masks. 

    • 27 min
    Shy Boy - Izzy Abdallah mixing it up

    Shy Boy - Izzy Abdallah mixing it up

    MIXIT in Tāmaki Makarau uses drama and dance to help young refugees gain confidence and in this Here Now episode, Phil Vine talks to former graduate Izadine Ahmed Abdallah about his story. 

    • 13 min
    Tacos, mariachi and other tropes - Mexico

    Tacos, mariachi and other tropes - Mexico

    In this third part of the conversation around stereotypes, we're chatting about Mexico. Here Now is produced and presented by Kadambari Raghukumar.

    • 13 min
    Cartels, clichés and salsa - Colombians on their cultural stereotypes

    Cartels, clichés and salsa - Colombians on their cultural stereotypes

    In part two of a series around cultural stereotypes, Kadambari Raghukumar talks South America through the eyes Auckland-based Colombians. 

    • 15 min
    "Stereotypes are my toolkit" - diaspora creatives on cultural tropes

    "Stereotypes are my toolkit" - diaspora creatives on cultural tropes

    Here Now's first episode for 2024 is all about creatives drawing from or away from cultural stereotypes. Join Kadambari Raghukumar as she talks about some Indian tropes around Mumbai and Delhi. 

    • 15 min
    Going beyond Afrobeats in Auckland with Dj Banty and Orikol

    Going beyond Afrobeats in Auckland with Dj Banty and Orikol

    Djs Banty and Nadine talk to Kadambari Raghukumar in this latest Voices episode on bringing African music to the club scene in Auckland. 

    • 14 min

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