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Much loved elder and teacher, the late Wiremu Tawhai, on working between languages

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Click here to listen to a conversation with                                                          Wiremu Tawhai on Working Between Languages

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Wiremu Tawhai, loved and respected teacher of language and culture, scholar, author, actor and elder of Te Whanau o Apanui tribe, speaks about his passion for the Maori language, the importance of traditional languages and knowledge, and of his efforts in language recovery in a tribal institution of higher learning in Aotearoa New Zealand and in his own community.