Interview with Marie Laufiso

Date
13 Feb 2000
By
Laufiso, Marie Evotia, 1963-
Ref
OHInt-0504/14
Description

Marie Evotia Laufiso born Dunedin 1963. Gives family backgrond - mother came to New Zealand ca 1960 and father ca 1962. Recalls childhood being raised, mainly by mother; reading and its influence; starting a Pacific Islands club; racist attitudes; mother's involvement with Pacifica [Pacific Island version of Maori Women's Welfare League] and self starting Young Pacifica. Describes Freedom Roadworks and its vision. Mentions Hine Wirangi from Hamilton. Talks about involvement with Te Hui Oranga which takes the issues of a Nuclear Free and Independent Pacific to Maori communities in particular, as well as Pacific Island and Pakeha communities. Discusses involvement with CORSO and Decolonisation workshops.

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Interviewer(s) - Cecily McNeill

Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHC-011207-011209 ; OHC-005494-005496

Quantity: 3 C60 cassette(s). 1 printed abstract(s). 3 Hours Duration.

Finding Aids: Abstract Available - abstracting complete OHA-3919.

2 coloured photographs of [Marie Laufiso]

Additional description

Alternative form available: Listening copies OHLC-005494 - OHLC-005496

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Part of
CORSO oral history project
Format
3 C60 cassette(s), 1 printed abstract(s), 3 Hours Duration, Oral histories, Illustration: 2 coloured photographs of [Marie Laufiso]
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Date: 13 Feb 2000 From: CORSO oral history project Ref: OHA-3919 Description: Interviewer(s) - Cecily McNeill Quantity: 1 printed abstract(s). 3 Hours Duration.
Date: 13 Feb 2000 From: CORSO oral history project Ref: OHC-011207 Description: Interviewer(s) - Cecily McNeill Arrangement: Tape sequence - tape 1 of 3 Quantity: 1 C60 cassette(s). 1 Hours Duration. Finding Aids: Abstract Available -...
Date: 13 Feb 2000 From: CORSO oral history project Ref: OHC-011208 Description: Interviewer(s) - Cecily McNeill Arrangement: Tape sequence - tape 2 of 3 Quantity: 1 C60 cassette(s). 1 Hours Duration. Finding Aids: Abstract Available -...
Date: 13 Feb 2000 From: CORSO oral history project Ref: OHC-011209 Description: Interviewer(s) - Cecily McNeill Arrangement: Tape sequence - tape 3 of 3 Quantity: 1 C60 cassette(s). 1 Hours Duration. Finding Aids: Abstract Available -...