Lauga: Understanding Samoan oratory (Hardcover)

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About the Author

Dr Sadat Muaiava lectures in the School of Languages and Cultures at Victoria University of Wellington. He was born in Samoa and holds the matai titles Le‘ausalilo (Falease‘ela), Lupematasila (Falelatai), Fata (Afega), and ‘Au‘afa (Lotofaga, Aleipata). His research focus is the interdisciplinary domains of the Samoan (and Pacific) language and culture in the homeland, the Pacific, and in diasporic contexts. He has contributed widely and publicly in forums that discuss Samoan language, oratory, tattooing and history.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780995138445
ISBN-10: 0995138443
Publisher: Te Papa Press
Publication Date: June 9th, 2022
Pages: 328
Language: English