Te Ahu o te reo M?ori: Reflecting on Research to Understand the Well-being of te reo M?ori is an edited collection of bi-lingual writings that brings together M?ori researchers, writers and community language advocates ... read more
In mid-winter, Matariki rises in the pre-dawn sky, and its observation is celebrated with incantations on hilltops at dawn, balls, exhibitions, dinners and a vast number of events. The Matariki tradition has been re-established, and its regeneration coincides with a g... read more
The Maori language biographies of Maori who appear in The Dictionary of New Zealand Biography Vol 2.
Pou o Ue is a history of six marae of Rotorua- the tupuna, the whenua, the whare, the hau kainga and their memories of the marae, the relationships to the tupuna Uenukukopako (Ue) and Te Arawa whanui.
My Language, My Inspiration and Toku Reo, Toku Ohooho trace the journey between 1972 and 2008 to revitalise the Maori language. The books outline the determined struggle to bring the Maori language back from the brink, provide interviews with two dozen pe... read more
First published in English in 2000, Paora Tapsell's award-winning work brilliantly captured the life and transformations of PukakiIthe Ngati Whakaue ancestor depicted on the New Zealand 20-cent coin. Now a superb translation by Scotty Morrison (also of Ngati Whakaue descent) makes this illustrated work available entirely in Te Reo Maori.
In mid-winter, Matariki rises in the pre-dawn sky, and its observation is celebrated with incantations on hilltops at dawn, balls, exhibitions, dinners and a vast number of events. The Matariki tradition has been re-established, and its regeneration coincides with a grow... read more
|Author:||Scotty Morrison, Stacey Morrison|
Kei hea o putu whutuporo? Where are your rugby boots? Homai te ranu tomato Pass me the tomato sauce Kei te pehea te huarere i tenei ra? How is the weather today? Kei hea to mahi kainga? Where is your homework? Kati te whakaporearea i to tuahine! Stop ann... read more
|Awards:||Shortlisted for Nga Kupu Ora Biography Book Award 2009.|
Throughout history, certain individuals with a rare passion for justice and a gift of insight have been able to rally and motivate people through periods of great social change, sometimes defying all odds and being greatly misunderstood in the process. Tahupotiki Wiremu Ratana w... read more