Nicky Hager works as an investigative journalist and author. He has written seven best-selling books about New Zealand politics, intelligence, public relations and military subjects. His most recent books were Dirty Politics and Hit & Run.
Events at Word
TURNING OVER STONES: INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM MASTERCLASSSaturday, 28th August 10:00 am
In this masterclass discussion, join legendary investigative journalist Nicky Hager for an in-depth look at the ethics, tactics and techniques of the investigative journalism trade.
THE FARAWAY NEAR: ELIOT HIGGINSFriday, 27th August 8:00 pm
Who identified the Salisbury poisoners? Who figured out who shot down Flight MH17 over Ukraine? Not the CIA or GCSB, but Bellingcat, an open-source intelligence agency. Nicky Hager speaks with Bellingcat founder Eliot Higgins about their latest work, including the hunt for QAnon, the future of journalism, and whether the internet can actually be used for good.