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White, Brown or "Coffee"? Revisioning Race in Tamahori's Once were Warriors

Film Criticism, Spring 2001, Vol.25(3), pp.22-36,70 [Peer Reviewed Journal]

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  • Title:
    White, Brown or "Coffee"? Revisioning Race in Tamahori's Once were Warriors
  • Author: Thornley, Davinia
  • Found In: Film Criticism, Spring 2001, Vol.25(3), pp.22-36,70 [Peer Reviewed Journal]
  • Subjects: New Zealand ; Tamahori, Lee ; Motion Picture Criticism ; Motion Picture Directors & Producers ; Racism ; English ; Oxford University Press
  • Language: English
  • Description: American film critic David Denby's quote recalls the parochial New Zealand glimpsed in Katherine Mansfield's stories-already something of an oddity and lost for good somewhere between the early 1970s that Denby refers to and the dawn of the new millenium. The cloying English veneer that seemed to cover every aspect of the country's provincial affairs fascinated both Mansfield, one of New Zealand's most well-known and respected early writers, and in turn Denby, an American film critic who visited on a cultural ambassadorial trip.
  • Identifier: ISSN: 01635069 ; E-ISSN: 24714364

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