Dr. Simon Teave Salopuka of the Taumako Voyaging Project discusses gender roles in Taumako voyaging culture through the building of a Tepuke.
Two archaeologists, Anatauarii Leal-Tamarii and Guillaume Molle, reflect upon the powerful demonstration of ‘enana culture during Macron’s visit to the Marquesas islands.
Sesario Sewralur from Satawal, an outer island of Yap, is a Navigator – a traditional seafarer who travels the oceans without using any modern navigation equipment like GPS or radar, instead using only natural guides such as ocean currents, wind direction and the orientation of stars.
Katerina Teaiwa, Vicente M. Diaz and Julian Aguon shed light on the recent decision of Micronesian members to withdraw from the Pacific Islands Forum.
Nelson Anjain was a nuclear survivor and champion for nuclear justice in the Pacific.
Gunantuna (Tolai) artist and scholar Lisa Hilli uses a creative research practice to tell the story of the brilliant, brave and selfless F.M.I. Sisters of Vunapope.
Visual reflections from time spent in Palau with ANU and UHM staff and students
As Eurovision mania hits again in a flash of pyrotechnics, dramatic key changes and bedazzled costumes, Australia’s entry by Kate…
Militarism, race and environmental extractivism collide in ‘Aquaman’ (2018), legitimising a conception of the Pacific ocean as a site of violence and terror
Tuvaluan rugby might be a little different to how the sport is played elsewhere, but is motivated by layers of belonging and love for the game