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Tusiata Avia - From poetry to prose

I recently went to a From Poetry to Prose book talk featuring Tusiata Avia at the WEA here in Christchurch, as part of their October Writing Workshops. 197 more words

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So you want to learn Samoan?

I’ve decided to undertake the challenge of learning Samoan! So I am compiling a list of available resources on this blog to help those who would also like to learn as well. 181 more words

Pasifika

The Indentured Angels of Papua New Guinea

In 1942, Papua New Guinea was a large mass of dense rainforest, with separate linguistically diverse tribes occupying territories, amongst the thick sub-tropical heat known to those whose land sits just below the equator. 570 more words

Pasifika

“FIJIAN PHRASEBOOK & DICTIONARY” BY LONELY PLANET

So you’re going to Fiji. You’ve already packed your flip-flops, super-high SPF sunscreen, and snorkeling gear, because…well…that’s what you need in any South Pacific country. But do you know what else you may need? 680 more words

Language

Pasifika Professional Learning

The staff Professional Learning focus for today was on Pasifika cultures. We were privileged to hear the voices of some of our Pasifika student leaders deliver presentations. 306 more words

From The Classroom

Pacific International Runway 2017

Saturday 16th September 2017 – 1st Model Rehearsal

Come join us at the event at The Star on the 21st of October 2017!

Click the link below for more details.
https://www.pacificinternationalrunway.com/tickets-1

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MARSHALLESE 7.0: THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A BOY AND A GIRL

I have a question for you: what’s the difference between a boy and a girl? And no, I’m not talking about the “obvious” things here. (We all are well aware of the fact that men are from Mars and women from Venus.) Any ideas? 712 more words

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