Last edited by Akinokora
Sunday, July 26, 2020 | History

3 edition of Pounamu, pounamu found in the catalog.

Pounamu, pounamu

Witi Tame Ihimaera

Pounamu, pounamu

by Witi Tame Ihimaera

  • 186 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Heinemann in [Auckland] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maori (New Zealand people) -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Witi Ihimaera.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ4.I24 Po, PR9639.3.I5 Po
    The Physical Object
    Pagination132 p.
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5466707M
    LC Control Number73169580

    Genre/Form: Short stories, New Zealand Short stories Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ihimaera, Witi, Pounamu pounamu. Rosedale, Auckland. Pounamu Pounamu is classic Ihimaera. First published om , it was immediately endorsed by Maori and Pakeha alike for its original stories that showed how important Maori identity is .

    Pounamu is raised by her grandmother who shares her knowledge of weaving, food collection songs and stories. One day Pounamu's grandmother shares an even more special treasure, stones which have a magical power. Suggested level: junior, primary. Yes, Swiss-Belsuites Pounamu Queenstown does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and on: Frankton Road, Queenstown.

      Dougal will also be talking about his new book and the Kura Pounamu Exhibition he curated at Nelson Provincial Museum at pm on Tuesday .   His first book, Pounamu, Pounamu, has not been out of print in the 40 years since publication. He has also had careers in diplomacy, teaching, theatre, opera, film and television. He has received numerous awards, including the Wattie Book of the Year Award, the Montana Book Award, the inaugural Star of Oceania Award, University of Hawaii, a Reviews: 6.


Share this book
You might also like
G. I. laughs

G. I. laughs

Risk management and OTC derivatives

Risk management and OTC derivatives

Digital Media Consumers Rights Act of 2003

Digital Media Consumers Rights Act of 2003

Automobile domestic content requirements

Automobile domestic content requirements

Code Of Federal Regulations, Title 40 Protection Of Environment (Code of Federal Regulations Title 40 Protection of Environment)

Code Of Federal Regulations, Title 40 Protection Of Environment (Code of Federal Regulations Title 40 Protection of Environment)

Pharmacology of benzodiazepines and gaba in intestine.

Pharmacology of benzodiazepines and gaba in intestine.

Reference data for radio engineers.

Reference data for radio engineers.

Story of O

Story of O

drawings of Rembrandt

drawings of Rembrandt

Prealgebra

Prealgebra

The elect lady

The elect lady

Magee University College, Londonderry

Magee University College, Londonderry

Oregon solar planning study

Oregon solar planning study

Toms amazing machine zaps back.

Toms amazing machine zaps back.

Wetlands in Canada

Wetlands in Canada

Freedoms light

Freedoms light

XploRe

XploRe

Pounamu, pounamu by Witi Tame Ihimaera Download PDF EPUB FB2

Pounamu Pounamu is classic Ihimaera. First published omit was immediately endorsed by Maori and Pakeha alike for its original stories that showed how important Maori identity is /5(42). Pounamu Pounamu is classic Ihimaera.

First published omit was immediately endorsed by Maori and Pakeha alike for its original stories that showed how important Maori identity is /5(6).

Pounamu Pounamu [Ihimaera, Witi] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Pounamu Pounamu/5(6). Pounamu Pounamu Hardcover – January 1, by Witi Ihimaera (Author) out of 5 stars 6 ratings/5(6).

"Pounamu, Pounamu' is pounamu book first collection of short stories by a Maori writer to be published. 'Pounamu, Pounamu' means 'Greenstone, Greenstone"--A lyrical phrase which conveys the haunting quality of most stories in this collection.

Look through the greenstone and you will see: * An old woman searching the beach for shells to give her grandson * A young boy on a summer morning rushing happily.

His first book, Pounamu, Pounamu, has not been out of print in the 40 years since publication. He has also had careers in diplomacy, teaching, theatre, opera, film and television. He has received numerous awards, including the Wattie Book of the Year Award, the Montana Book Award, the inaugural Star of Oceania Award, University of Hawaii, a.

Paperback. Pounamu Pounamu is classic Ihimaera. First published omit was immediately endorsed by Maori and Pakeha alike for its original stories that showed how important Maori identity is ng may be from multiple locations in the US or pounamu book the UK, depending on stock availability.

pages. Seller Inventory #   When Pounamu Pounamu was published init was a landmark occasion for New Zealand literature in many ways.

It was the first work of fiction published by a Maori writer, it was the first collection of short stories that looked at contemporary Maori life and it launched the career of one of New Zealand's best-known authors.

Editions for Pounamu Pounamu: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in ), Pounamu Pounamu is classic Ihimaera.

First published omit was immediately endorsed by Maori and Pakeha alike for its original stories that showed how important Maori identity is for all New Zealanders. As Katherine Mansfield did in her first collection In a German Pension. Pounamu Pounamu is classic Ihimaera. First published omit was immediately endorsed by Maori and Pakeha alike for its original stories that showed how important Maori identity is for all New Zealanders/5().

Pounamu Pounamu is classic Ihimaera. First published omit was immediately endorsed by Maori and Pakeha alike for its original stories that showed how important Maori identity is for all New. And his novel Bulibasha, King of the Gypsies inspired the feature film Mahana.

His first book, Pounamu, Pounamu, has not been out of print in the 40 years since publication. He has also had careers in diplomacy, teaching, theatre, opera, film and television. In Ihimaera spent a year in France on the Katherine Mansfield s: 7. When Pounamu, Pounamu was published init was a landmark occasion for New Zealand literature in many ways.

It was the first work of fiction published by a Maori writer, it was the first collection of short stories that looked at contemporary Maori life and it launched the career of on of New Zealand's best-known authors/5().

"Pounamu, Pounamu' is the first collection of short stories by a Maori writer to be published. 'Pounamu, Pounamu' means 'Greenstone, Greenstone"--A lyrical phrase which conveys the haunting quality of most stories in this collection.

Book the Swiss-Belsuites Pounamu Queenstown - Stay at this 5-star luxury aparthotel in Queenstown. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and private spa tubs. Our guests praise the convenient parking and the comfy beds in our reviews. Popular attractions Lake Wakatipu and Skyline Gondola are located nearby/5().

Pounamu Pounamu is classic Ihimaera. First published omit was immediately endorsed by Maori and Pakeha alike for its original stories that showed how important Maori identity is for all New Zea.

The Spiritual Value of Pounamu. Another element of this idea that pounamu can only be received as a gift lies in the spiritual value of pounamu for Māori, and Pākehā. I think this piece from Media NZ summarises why pounamu is so important to Māori and Pākehā.

“ Pounamu. Pounamu is a celebration of jade in its many forms. It is a magnificent tribute to this New Zealand icon, the finest book on the subject ever published. Through the eyes of pounamu specialists Russell Beck and Maika Mason, we explore jade's powerful connection with the natural environment, its Mäori myths and history, jewellery and taonga, geology and technical characteristics, places where.

The story behind your pounamu Deane Moreton's family has been involved in the New Zealand greenstone industry since the early 's and Te Wahi Pounamu brings to fruitions his vision of creating authentic pounamu pieces and providing the end holder with it's history.

Pounamuis a celebration of jade in its many forms. It is a magnificent tribute to this New Zealand icon, the finest book on the subject ever published. Through the eyes of pounamu specialists Russell Beck and Maika Mason, we explore jade's powerful connection with the natural environment, its M ori myths and history, jewellery and taonga, geology and technical characteristics, places where.Poutama Pounamu Online has been developed on the premise that achieving equity and excellence for all young people remains the major challenge of education systems across the world.

Kaupapa Māori Critical theories learning and achieving for the future Transmission Socio-cultural view of learning cultural identity strong and secure cultural relationships.Get this from a library! Pounamu pounamu.

[Witi Ihimaera] -- "First published omit was immediately endorsed by Maori and Pakeha alike for its original stories that showed how important Maori identity is for all New Zealanders. As Katherine Mansfield did.