Call for proposals – 2018

HAINAMANA is currently accepting proposals for pieces of writing about Asian New Zealand arts and culture.

Proposals should address creative practices including, but not limited to, visual arts, performing arts, literature and music in Aotearoa.

Aspirational or provocative ideas are encouraged, as well as experimental pieces of writing and social commentaries. Long-form essays, articles, interviews, reviews and pieces of creative writing are all welcome.

Proposal are due midnight Sunday 22 April. Successful proposals will be notified by Sunday 29 April, with works published between 7 May – 1 October 2018. A writer’s fee of $200 will be paid for all published work (please note: this payment is only available to New Zealand residents).

Please send submissions, or enquiries, to