Avril Bell is a P?keh? New Zealander and senior
lecturer in sociology at the University of Auckland. Her research
centres on the legacy of settler colonialism in making sense of
P?keh? identities, New Zealand national identity and M?ori-P?keh?
relations. Her book, Relating Indigenous and Settler Identities:
Beyond Domination (Palgrave, 2014) extends this focus to make
connections between settler colonialism in New Zealand, Australia,
Canada and the USA.Vivienne Elizabeth is a P?keh? New Zealander and
associate professor in sociology at the University of Auckland. She
brings a gendered lens to thinking about contemporary family life
in Aotearoa New Zealand. She has researched in two areas:
post-separation parenting arrangements and the difficulties
mothers, in particular, face in negotiating these arrangements; and
relationship transitions, leading to a co-authored monograph,
Marriage in an Age of Cohabitation (Oxford University
Press, 2014), with Professor Maureen Baker.
Tracey McIntosh (T?hoe) is an associate professor in sociology and co-director of Ng? Pae o te M?ramatanga - New Zealand's M?ori Centre of Research Excellence. Her teaching and research interests include incarceration, M?ori women and prison, Indigenous peoples and the criminal justice system.
Matt Wynyard recently completed a PhD in sociology at the University of Auckland. His research interests include political economy, colonisation, agriculture and the environment and the sociology of food. He currently lives in Wellington with his family where he works as an historian.