Buddy Mikaere

Buddy Mikaere is a professional historian and specialises in Maori consultation. He works closely with a number of organisations including the Tuwharetoa Maori Trust Board, the Ngai Tahu Trust Board, Waikato Raupatu Lands Trust and the Wellington Tenths Trust. Buddy was born in Tauranga in 1951.

Nov 22, 2017

'It turns our tipuna into cardboard caricatures': Buddy Mikaere reviews Anne Salmond

Buddy Mikaere finds bias and misrepresentation in Tears of Rangi: Experiments Across Worlds, an otherwise acclaimed history of early New Zealand by Anne Salmond.

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Jan 19, 2017

The Great War for New Zealand: Why political power and business interests shouldn't mix

Buddy Mikaere reviews the historical recount of New Zealand's wars and political climates in The Great War for New Zealand: Waikato 1800 – 2000 and the messages it has for the future.

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