Rosabel Tan

Rosabel Tan is an editor at The Pantograph Punch and a researcher for galleries and museums.

Jul 11, 2016

Critic's Day: Duncan Greive wrote a horrible review of Open Souls. The band recorded a song about him. Years later, they talked it out

Today The Spinoff assesses the state of the professional critic in New Zealand with four pieces – two new, two older – which reflect on the challenges the form faces.  The final …

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Oct 29, 2014

MacGyver’s Tips for Answering the Tough Questions

Richard Dean Anderson was made famous by MacGyver and has been haunted by him ever since. Rosabel Tan headed to Armageddon to watch him talking with ghosts. // He’s a man …

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Sep 4, 2014

Real Housewives, True Detectives, and the Purgatory in Between

The rise of reality TV and the post-HBO drama is slowly killing the soap. Rosabel Tan is in mourning. // “I like everything about the dead... ‘cause they’re so quiet... Think about it, …

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