This Pākehā Life
An Unsettled MemoirBook - 2020
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SelectorPicks Dec 22, 2020
A timely and perceptive memoir from award-winning author and academic Alison Jones. As questions of identity come to the fore once more in New Zealand, this frank and humane account of a life spent traversing Pākehā and Māori worlds offers important insights into our shared life on these islands.
SelectorPicks Sep 28, 2020
Alison writes "Every Pākehā becomes a Pākehā in their own way, finding meaning for that Māori word".
SelectorPicks Sep 27, 2020
"This book is about my making sense here, of my becoming and being Pākehā. Every Pākehā. becomes a Pākehā. in their own way, finding her or his own meaning for that Māori word. This is the story of what it means to me"