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Sina Va`ai

Sina Va`ai is a Professor of English in the Faculty of Arts at The National University of Samoa.  Her book, "Literary Representations in Western Polynesia: Colonialism and Indigeneity" (Samoa: National University, 1999) examined the postcolonial literature from Samoa, Tonga and Fiji.  An important figure in the study and criticism of Pacific Literature, she has also published her creative writing throughout the Pacific.

Poems [video]

Sina Va'ai