Telling Pacific lives : prisms of process

Full title: Telling Pacific lives : prisms of process / Brij V. Lal & Vicki Luker, editors.
Corporate Author: Australian National University. Division of Pacific and Asian History.
, ANU E Press.
Other authors: Lal, Brij V.
Luker, Vicki.
Format: eBook           
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Table of Contents:
  • Telling Pacific lives: from archetype to icon /
  • Niel Gunson
  • The Kila Wari stories: framing a life and preserving a cosmology /
  • Deborah Van Heekeren
  • From 'my story' to 'the story of myself'-colonial transformations of personal narratives among the Motu-Koita of Papua New Guinea /
  • Michael Goddard
  • Mobility, modernisation and agency: the life story of John Kikang from Papua New Guinea /
  • Wolfgang Kempf
  • Surrogacy and the simulacra of desire in Heian Japanese Women's life writing /
  • Christina Houen
  • 'The story that came to me': gender, power and life history narratives-reflections on the ethics of ethnography in Fiji /
  • Pauline McKenzie Aucoin
  • A tartan clan in Fiji: narrating the coloniser 'within' the colonised /
  • Lucy de Bruce
  • Telling lives in Tuvalu /
  • Michael Goldsmith
  • My history: my calling /
  • Alaima Talu
  • Researching, (w)riting, releasing, and responses to a biography of Queen Salote of Tonga /
  • Elizabeth Wood-Ellem
  • On being a participant biographer: the search for J.W. Davidson /
  • Doug Munro
  • 'You did what, Mr President!?!?' trying to write a biography of Tosiwo Nakayama /
  • David Hanlon
  • Telling the life of A.D. Patel /
  • Brij V. Lal
  • On writing a biography of William Pritchard /
  • Andrew E. Robson
  • Writing the colony: Walter Edward Gudgeon in the Cook Islands, 1898 to 1909 /
  • Graeme Whimp
  • An accidental biographer? on encountering, yet again, the ideas and actions of J.W. Burton /
  • Christine Weir
  • E.W.P. Chinnery: a self-made anthropologist /
  • Geoffrey Gray
  • Lives told: Australians in Papua and New Guinea /
  • Hank Nelson
  • Biography of a nation: compiling a historical dictionary of the Solomon Islands /
  • Clive Moore.