The 'Pawa Meri' Project
In late 2011 I was in the process of planning a research project which involved producing six films about leading Papua New Guinean women. I asked a colleague whether there were any women she would recommend. her response was swift and discouraging. Her assumption appears to have been that in making these films and putting particular women forward as role models, I was motivated by a desire to show Papua New Guineans what to aspire to and to 'do development'. Was my desire to make these films...[Show more]
|Collections||ANU Dept. of Pacific Affairs (DPA) formerly State, Society and Governance in Melanesia (SSGM) Program|
ANU Press (1965-Present)
|Source:||Political Life Writing in the Pacific: Reflections on Practice|
|Book Title:||Political Life Writing in the Pacific: Reflections on Practice|
|Access Rights:||Open Access via publisher website|
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