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Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017

‘Tautai’ seminar on independence movement leader

16 August, 2017. Samoa - The Australian High Commission, in partnership with the National University of Samoa Centre of Samoan Studies, is hosting a...

Palemia; Memoir

By Prime Minister Tuilaepa Dr. Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi Early in 2015, Dr Peter Swain paid me a courtesy visit at my office. In the course of...
Members of the Stevenson household in Vailima, Western Samoa, in 1892. PIC: Rischgitz/Getty Images

Stevenson in Samoa, Joseph Farrell

26 July, 2017. By Allan Massie. Most of his friends were dismayed when Robert Louis Stevenson settled in Samoa after two years of sailing...

‘Be A Blessing’ By Gloria Sua

‘Be a Blessing’ is Gloria Sua’s, a Samoan writer and the founder of Be a Blessing Ministries, debut book. It recounts the author’s journey...
Amie Batalibasi

Amie Batalibasi : Telling stories of the Solomon Islands

What’s the best part of your job? It’s a privilege to be able to do what I do – write and direct. As a kid...
Top-selling author Nalini Singh is set to release her latest book in June. Photo / Brett Phibbs

Nalini Singh: from candy factory to world best-selling author

10 June, 2017. New Zealand - Deep in suburban Mt Roskill lives one of New Zealand's best selling authors who, despite awards and international...
Helen Tau'au Filisi is holding an art exhibition and releasing a new children's book as part of Samoan language week.

Writer launching children’s book as part of Samoan language week

29 May, 2017. Auckland - Becoming a published author was always Helen Tau'au Filisi's dream. While the south Auckland woman is a passionate artist and...

A powerful and passionate story of a Samoan freedom champion

17 May, 2017. Samoa - A new book, 'Tautai: Samoa, World History and the life of Ta'isi O. F. Nelson' gives fascinating new insight into...
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Pulitzer Winner Lynn Nottage: I’m Representing Women and Playwrights of Color

By Samantha Cooney (Motto.time.com, April 12, 2017)Playwright Lynn Nottage, who won her second Pulitzer Prize on Monday for her play Sweat, knows her award is...
Nawal El Saadawi. Credit: Felix Clay.

Nawal El Saadawi: “All people are mixed blood, the more mixed you are the...

By Zahrah Nesbitt-Ahmed (Africanarguments.org/, June 24, 2016) With a career spanning half a century and encompassing some 60 works of fiction and non-fiction, Nawal El Saadawi...