Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Monday, October 31, 2016
Acknowledging an important history - an invitation to book launch at Auckland War Memorial Museum
Monday 21 November 2016
5.45 for 6 p.m. Auditorium,
Auckland War Memorial Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira
South Atrium Entrance
The Domain, Auckland
Join us to
mark a significant new publication on the Waikato War with Mihingarangi Forbes (Chair), leading the discussion between Tom Roa and Rahui Papa (Waikato-Tainui) and author Vincent O’Malley.
(Ngāti Maniapoto, Ngāti Paoa) is an international award-winning journalist and
television presenter, currently Specialist Correspondent, Māori Affairs, for Radio
New Zealand. Tom Roa (Puurekireki Marae) is Negotiator for Te Arataura,
Waikato-Tainui, and a lecturer in Māori and Indigenous Studies at the
University of Waikato. Rahui Papa (Poohara Marae) is Chairman for Te Arataura,
Waikato-Tainui, and currently co-chairs the Ngaati Koroki-Kahukura Tribal
Trust. Vincent O’Malley is a founding partner of HistoryWorks, and has written
a number of books on New Zealand history prior to The Great War for New Zealand.