Rachel Buchanan

Dr Rachel Buchanan (Taranaki, Te Ātiawa) is an historian, archivist, journalist and curator. She is the author of The Parihaka Album: Lest We Forget, Stop Press: The Last Days of Newspapers and Ko Taranaki Te Maunga.

Ātea
Aug 12, 2019

Who gets to speak for the people of Parihaka?

As a proposed new law to protect the Parihaka name makes its way through parliament, Rachel Buchanan reflects on the shifting legacy of something that is so much more than a set of GPS coordinates.  

Read on.


The Spinoff is made possible by the generous support of the following organisations.
Please help us by supporting them.