Tangata o le Moana: New Zealand and the People of the Pacific

Tangata o le Moana: New Zealand and the People of the Pacific

Tangata o le Moana: New Zealand and the People of the Pacific

Updated 1 May 2012, 14:58 AEST

A thousand year history of relations from a Pacific Perspective.

Weaving the strands of ancient and modern history, Tangata o le Moana delivers  a new perspective on the relations between New Zealand and the  people of the Pacific . The  book  draws on research by New Zealand-based Pacific scholars and features a collection of essays on the history of Pacific people's interactions with New Zealand. 

Co-editor Sean Mallon, senior curator of Pacific collections at Te Papa, speaks with Isabelle Genoux about the publication which will bring a new perspective on New Zealand's history .
 
Tangata O le Moana will be published early May by Te Papa Press.
 

Contributors

Isabelle Genoux

Isabelle Genoux

Presenter

Isabelle is an experienced bilingual reporter, producer and presenter and has worked for Radio Australia’s French and English language programs for 28 years.

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