Apr 15, 2021


Maori News & Indigenous Views

Nga Pae o te Maramatanga, Reminder to register for research hui with Professor Arturo Arias

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Kia ora koutou,

It is our pleasure to co-host Professor Arturo Arias, a Professor of Latin American Literature at the University of Texas, in Auckland during March.

He is a well-known expert on Central American literature, with a special emphasis on indigenous literature.
He will lead a hui on Decolonisation, Research and Indigenous Peoples Today with Professor Linda Tuhiwai Smith on Monday, March 11th for researchers. If you havent already, please register as soon as possible.

Professor Arias will also give a public lecture on Tuesday March 12th, about the Maya calendar and wider indigenous issues, entitled Oxlajuj Baqtun: Not the End but a New Beginning for Maya, Indigenous Peoples and the Earth.

And finally on Thursday 14th March, there is a conversation between Professor Charles Royal and Professor Arias on Truth and Narrative. For more information, click here

Please see www.maramatanga.ac.nz/news-events/events for more details on all three events.

Professor Arias is a Hood Fellow of The University of Auckland, and is being hosted by Nga Pae o te Maramatanga and The New Zealand Centre for Latin American Studies.

Nga mihi,

Nga Pae o te Maramatanga
New Zealands Indigenous Centre of Research Excellence


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