Lachy Paterson

Dr Lachy Paterson is a historian of Māori history, Māori textual culture, and race relations in Te Tumu: School of Māori, Pacific and Indigenous Studies, at the University of Otago.

Ātea Otago
Jan 16, 2021

The history of the n-word in New Zealand

Continuing to display memorabilia emblazoned with the racial slur is choosing to ignore the history of the word, its racialised meanings and connection to slavery and white supremacy.

Read on.


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