• Who defines the Pacific voice?

      Brown Pulu, T; Pamatatau, R (Te Are Poutama, AUT University, 2015)
      No abstract.
    • Who Owns Tonga: Dialogues with Sefita Hao'uli, Kalafi Moala, and Melino Maka

      Brown Pulu, TJ (Te Kaharoa: The e-Journal on Indigenous Pacific Issues, 2014)
      Abstract “Who owns Tonga?” asked Sefita Hao’uli. “We do. The people,” I quickly pitched back. But do we really? Quietly I second guessed myself after blurting out an idealistic reply. It might have sufficed the correct ...
    • Who owns Tonga: dialogues with Sefita Hao'uli, Kalafi Moala, and Melino Maka

      Brown Pulu, TJ (Te Ara Poutama – the Faculty of Maori and Indigenous Development – Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      “Who owns Tonga?” asked Sefita Hao’uli. “We do. The people,” I quickly pitched back. But do we really? Quietly I second guessed myself after blurting out an idealistic reply. It might have sufficed the correct response in ...
    • Who's who in the zoo: Tonga election 2014

      Brown Pulu, T (Te Ara Poutama, AUT University, 2014)
      This paper reflects on fieldwork Teena Brown Pulu and Richard Pamatatau conducted in Tonga on the people’s election and the nobles’ election of November 27th 2014. Who’s who in the zoo? Ethnographically speaking we mean ...
    • Zoo in a sea of poop

      Brown Pulu, T (tonganz.net, 2015)
      The German physicist Albert Einstein defined insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. He could have been describing ‘Akilisi Pohiva and certain ministers of his hand-picked cabinet ...
    • Zoo, Aussie, and the EU

      Brown Pulu, T (tonganz.net, 2015)
      A twenty-first century riddle of real politik throve: what did the Tongan Prime Minister’s zoo, Australia, and the European Union have in common? Two factors illustrating how preserving the unequal distribution of wealth ...