MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Minister of Arts and Culture
Headline: ‘Luck of the Draw’ project explores conscription
Maggie Barry | Arts, Culture and Heritage
Arts, Culture and Heritage Minister Maggie Barry says a project by 8 young New Zealand artists will spark new conversations on conscription and give us all a better understanding of its place in our history.
“100 years ago a marble drawn from a spinning barrel could determine whether a man was sent to war. It was a gamble, a lottery, it was the Luck of the Draw,” Ms Barry says.