“The ploughing’s done. The seed is spread. The weather is reminding me that, rain or shine, the earth abides, the land endures, the soil will persevere forever and a day. Its smell is pungent and high-seasoned. This is happiness.”

Jim Crace, The Harvest


Castelli, Italy

Prof David Nicholls

Prof David Nicholls

AUT University, NZ

David is a physiotherapist, lecturer, researcher and writer with a passion for critical thinking in and around the physical therapies. David is the founder of the Critical Physiotherapy Network, an organisation that promotes the use of cultural studies, education, history, philosophy, sociology, and a range of other disciplines in the study of the profession’s past, present and future. He has published extensively and presented his work all around the world.