Story: Samoans

Albert Wendt

As a pioneering Samoan novelist and the first Pacific Island professor in New Zealand, Albert Wendt made a major contribution to exploring questions of Pacific Island and Samoan identity. Here he reads some of his poetry.

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Misatauveve Melani Anae, 'Samoans - Contributions to New Zealand', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/speech/1616/albert-wendt (accessed 8 August 2020)

Story by Misatauveve Melani Anae, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 25 Mar 2015