Elizabeth Kerekere(March 2011)

In this podcast Elizabeth Kerekere delivers a keynote presentation. Elizabeth is introduced by Kevin Hague.


"Last month we held Te Matatini o Te Ra in Gisborne. It's a small coastal town for those at the center of the universe, kia ora. It's my tribal home. I recently moved home there, but up to two years of solid practice throughout the country culminated in the epitome of Māori cultural performance, of kapahaka. And for each group on stage though, it really struck me that there were hundreds more who didn't qualify, who helped organize in the marae, who were feeding people, who were just at home learning all these new waiata, the new songs, composing... read full transcript

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Record date:15th March 2011