Publications of Interest

Review: Oceania at the Tropenmuseum

The most recent issue of the Journal of Museum Studies, published by theCollege of Liberal Studies at the University of Oklahoma includes a book review of Oceania at the Tropenmuseum. It can be found at the following website:

New Publication: Fatu Feu’u On Life & Art

Fatu Feu’u On Life & Art
by Shona Jennings
photography by Evotia Tamua

Fatu Feu’u is an internationally recognised Samoan-New Zealand artist. He has been pivotal in shaping the interest in contemporary Pacific art globally and nurturing a generation of Pacific artists locally, leading to his reputation as the Father of contemporary Pacific art.  read more »

New Publication: World Heritage in a Sea of Islands: Pacific 2009 Programme

Despite its extraordinary cultural and biological diversity, the Pacific is the most under-represented sub-region on the World Heritage List. To redress this imbalance, the Pacific 2009 Programme (2000-2009) was elaborated through several regional consultations and launched in 2003.  read more »

New Publication: Postcolonial Studies Volume 15, Issue 2, June 2012

Postcolonial Studies, Vol. 15, No. 2, 01 Jun 2012 is now available on Taylor & Francis Online
This new issue contains the following articles:
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New Publication: Aloha America: Hula Circuits through the U.S. Empire by Adria L. Imada

Aloha America: Hula Circuits through the U.S. Empire (Duke University Press).

The book investigates the role of hula in the American colonization of Hawai'i, paying particular attention to hula performances that toured throughout the United States beginning in the late nineteenth century.

The introduction to the book can be found here:  read more »

New Publication: On First Looking into Chapman's Homer by Michael Parekowhai

Michael Lett is pleased to announce a second edition of
On First Looking into Chapman's Homer
by Michael Parekowhai.

The publication has been released to celebrate the return of Parekowhai's On First Looking into Chapman's Homer from the New Zealand Pavilion at the 54th Venice Biennale, Italy and its recent presentation at Musée du quai Branly, Paris, France.
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New Publication: Plaited Arts from the Borneo Rainforest

New Publication: Plaited Arts from the Borneo Rainforest

Edited by Bernard Sellato  read more »

New Publication: Pacific Arts Journal | New Series Volume 12, Number 2, 2012

Pacific Arts
The Journal of the Pacific Arts Association
NS Vol. 12 No. 1 2012
ISSN 1018-4252

Table of Contents

New Publication: The Austral Islands: History, Art and Art History by Rhys Richards

The Austral Islands: History, Art and Art History
by Rhys Richards
(designed by Anna Brown)

A not-for-profit publication 
by the Paremata Press
236 pages, 145 illustrations (30 in colour)
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New Publication: Introducing three new publications from the New Zealand Studies Association (NZSA)

Journal of New Zealand and Pacific Studies This peer reviewed publication is connected to the New Zealand Studies Association (NZSA), and will be published twice a year by Intellect, commencing April 2013.  read more »