New Zealand Wars Te Ata o Tu

Te Papa researchers: Dr Katie Cooper, Matiu Baker, Dr Rebecca Rice, Michael Fitzgerald

Te Papa Mātauranga Māori, History, Art Curators, and Research Associates are researching and writing a book provisionally titled New Zealand Wars Te Ata o Tu, due to be published by Te Papa Press in October 2021.

The book mines Te Papa’s Māori, History and Art collections to explore

Taonga puoro and artefacts intimately connected with the key events and key players associated with the New Zealand wars, sparking conversation and debate and shedding new light on our troubled colonial past.

Proposed outputs: Te Papa Press book. Publication date: October 2021