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The importance of repatriation of ancestral remains to Māori of New Zealand

May 16, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Free

Te Papa

“The importance of repatriation of ancestral remains to Māori of New Zealand.”

A presentation by Te Herekiekie Herewini and Ms Hema Temara

discussing:-

  • The history of the trade and collection of Māori ancestral remains
  • The continuous connection Māori have with their tūpuna (ancestors)
  • Māori cultural concepts
  • What happens when the ancestors arrive home?

There will be a demonstration of traditional Māori music and instruments.

Details

Date:
May 16, 2016
Time:
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://www.falconermusem.co.uk

Organizer

Falconer Museum

Venue

Falconer Museum