Te Pakeha: the search for white identity



"In the year of the much-hyped Te Maori exhibition, kohanga reo and taha Maori, many pakeha begine to wonder about their own cultural roots. Is there any such thing as Pakeha culture, or is what passes for it simply a bad imitation of European culture and bastardisation of California dreaming? Is it still ok to be whiteman?"

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Primary author: Wall, Carroll

Author biography: Pākehā

Publisher: Metro

Publication format: Magazine article

Publication date:

Publication place: Auckland

Publication status: Okay to copy

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Catalog reference: APW-1 – Archive Project Waitangi and T1 – Treaty and Local Government

Content type: History

Sector: Community, Education – tertiary

Informal group: Māori

Culture related topics: Bi-cultural, Concept of culture, Multi-cultural

Historical period: 20th

Resources: Culture