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Wiremu Parker Memorial Seminar

Kia ora

Please find attached a panui/media advisory regarding the Wiremu Parker Memorial Seminar being held at Victoria University of Wellington's Te Herenga Waka Marae.

The seminar includes a tribute to the late Dr Wiremu Parker as well as a presentation on research undertaken for the Broadcasting Standards Authority regarding the Potrayal of Mâori And Te Ao Mâori In Broadcasting, and in particular, the Foreshore and seabed issue.

Powhiri: 9am, Friday 10 November at Te Herenga Waka Marae, 46 Kelburn Parade. Further details can be found: or in the attached Panui.


See... Wiremu Parker Memorial Tribute - Māori Broadcasting

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