Jeremy Hansen

Jeremy Hansen has worked as a journalist and magazine editor, most recently and brilliantly at the much lamented Paperboy. He now tries to make interesting things happen in Auckland’s Britomart. Jeremy was born in Whanganui in 1970.

Richard Goldie
Nov 18, 2019

Why one architect thinks a new stadium is the best thing for Auckland’s waterfront

Architect Richard Goldie on his bold idea for a partially submerged stadium on Auckland’s waterfront, a project that’s now a finalist in an international architectural competition. 

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The Good Citizen
Aug 14, 2019

The future of housing is whānau

On the latest episode of The Good Citizen podcast, Anahera Rawiri talks to Jeremy Hansen about a uniquely Māori solution to Auckland’s housing crisis.

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Jacqueline Paul
Jun 27, 2019

Forget hope – Auckland needs action, fast

On the latest episode of The Good Citizen podcast, Jacqueline Paul talks to Jeremy Hansen about the housing crisis, inequality and why racist stereotyping has got to stop.

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Ben van Bruggen
Mar 7, 2019

Aucklanders should be optimistic about Auckland’s future. Here’s why.

Urban designer Ben van Bruggen spoke to Jeremy Hansen about why we should stop listening to the vocal minority attempting to block change, and be inspired about Auckland's development.

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Feb 19, 2019

Hello Darkness, Goodbye Peter

Jeremy Hansen pays tribute to author Peter Wells, who died yesterday – exactly a week after the launch of his final book, Hello Darkness, a memoir of living with his fatal illness.

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Fonteyn Moses - Te Kani
Nov 29, 2018

Doing diversity the right way

From a mostly-Māori rural community to the centre of one of the country’s biggest banks: in the latest episode of The Good Citizen, Fonteyn Moses-Te Kani explains how we can do diversity better.

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Henry Crothers
Oct 15, 2018

Connecting cities to their land through design

In the second episode of The Good Citizen, Jeremy Hansen talks to Henry Crothers about having the bravery to transform our urban landscapes.

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The Good Citizen
Sep 17, 2018

How to fix racial inequality in urban design

In the first episode of The Good Citizen Jeremy Hansen talks to Jade Kake about how the work of the Māori design movement can make life in Aotearoa better for all its citizens.

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Jun 22, 2017

Here are the first 30 Paperboy covers – notice what’s missing?

Paperboy launched late last year as a stylish free weekly magazine by and for Auckland. We at The Spinoff noticed what they were and were not doing with their covers – all 30 of them run below – and asked editor Jeremy Hansen to write about he looks for in a cover.

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