2021 AAPS Postgraduate and Early Career Researchers’ Symposium

Date Thursday 8 - Friday 9 April 2021
Time 8:45am (Thursday 8 April) - 5:30pm (Friday 9 April)
Contact Alice Te Punga Somerville
Contact email
Admission Cost Free

Decolonisation and the Trans-Pacific

Join us at Pacific Studies at the University of Waikato, the New Zealand/Aotearoa hub for the Australian Association for Pacific Studies’ online conference honouring the work of the late Pacific historian Tracey Banivanua Mar.

Live-streamed events will showcase postgraduate and early career researchers and Associate Professor Alice Te Punga Somerville (Waikato University) will chair a keynote panel discussion featuring Pasifika and Indigenous scholars.

The two-day symposium will streamed at locations around the campus. The panels from Melbourne will be accompanied by a tour of Pacific art on Waikato campus and a reading group kōrero about Tracey Banivanua Mar’s work.

Please RSVP with dietary and accessibility requirements by Thursday 1sts April to for catering purposes and to receive readings.