Liz Gordon


Movers and shakers: women’s stories from the Christchurch earthquakes

This paper tells stories of the Christchurch earthquakes and the aftermath, involving community action, health, housing, insurance woes, families, children and many other themes. Summary

There is always someone worse off... The unheard voices of women from the Christchurch earthquakes and beyond

This study used a life story interview approach to find out about women’s experiences of the Christchurch earthquakes. Preface After the devastating 6.3 magnitude quake in Christchurch on 22 February 2011, the media gave much attention to heroic stories of rescue, the comments of decision-makers...