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Revolting! The sound of protest in Aotearoa opens

Come and visit the new Turnbull Gallery exhibition. Runs until May 11.

Runs from 27 May to 27 July | 10am – 5pm, Monday – Saturday | Level one

Details of images from Island Style
L-R: Detail, Eva Rickard, EP/1995/0906/25 | Detail, Woman reacting to violence, EP/1981/2968A/12-F | Detail, The Robbie Horror Show, Eph-D-DOWNSTAGE-1976-01

Revolting! The sound of protest in Aotearoa takes a look at some of the songs and stories behind a few of our peaceful and not-so-peaceful protest movements.

Panel talks

Revolting includes a series of panel talks discussing New Zealand's protest music. Featuring musicians, historians, artists and activists, these talks will also include performances by some of New Zealand's finest protest singers.

17 May: Simon Grigg, Kerry Ann Lee and Redmer Yska, joined by the Wellington Sea Shanty Society

7 June: John Lake, Sam Buchanan and Don Franks, speaking and playing music

Don Franks and Kerry Ann Lee talk with Radio New Zealand

Images of protest

Action and anger in New Zealand's history on DigitalNZ.