Bananas New Zealand Going Global International Conference 2007

Archive of papers from: Bananas NZ Going Global Conference (2007)


Title:History in the Making - Head Tax Issues in Canada
Author:Kenda Gee
Abstract:These are the speech notes for Kenda's presentation at the conference in Session 1 : History in the Making at 9.15am on Saturday, 18 August 2007
 
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Title:Reshaping Multiculturalism
Author:Manying Ip
Abstract:This paper was presented at the conference in Session 6: Reshaping Multiculturalism at 9.00am on Sunday, 19 August 2007 [Powerpoint presentation 3.2mb, slow to download]
 
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Title:Multiculturalism and Biculturalism in New Zealand : Promises & Regrets
Author:James Liu
Abstract:This paper was presented at the conference in Session 6, Reshaping Multiculturalism at 9.00am on Sunday, 19 August 2007
 
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Title:The Process of Going Bananas
Author:Wong Liu Shueng
Abstract:Liu Shueng has been on the Organising Committee for all three Going Bananas events and has arranged many of the speakers. This paper gives detailed background to the philosophies and processes involved, and will not be presented at the upcoming conference.
 
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Title:Developing A Sense of Chinese Identity in NZ
Author:Percy Luen
Abstract:This essay was written as a research paper for tertiary studies undertaken by Percy. It provides an interesting insight into the life experiences of some Chinese New Zealanders. The paper will not be presented at the Conference in August.
 
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Title:My Personal Life Journey
Author:Kai Luey
Abstract:In the news release dated 30 July 2007, Kai Luey, National President of New Zealand Chinese Association Inc, stated "The event throws a spotlights on stories on those who have overcome personal and professional challenges on the road to success." This article was written for the Leadership New Zealand magazine Issue 3 Winter 2007 and will not be presented at the conference.
 
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Title:The Maori Roots of a Multicultural New Zealand
Author:Margaret Mutu
Abstract:This paper was presented at the conference in Session 6: Reshaping Multiculturalism at 9.00am on Sunday, 19 August 2007
 
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Title:Chinese Poll Tax Heritage Fund
Author:James Ng
Abstract:This update of the Poll Tax in NZ was presented at the conference in Session 1: History in the Making at 9.15am on Saturday, 18 August 2007.
 
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Title:The Ventnor Story
Author:Nigel Sew Hoy
Abstract:Nigel Sew Hoy presented this paper on behalf of the Sew Hoy family at the conference in Session 1:History in the Making at 9.15am on Saturday,18 August 2007.
 
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Title:The Chinese Century: Colonising the Globe - and NZ
Author:Paul Spoonley
Abstract:This paper was presented at the conference in Session 10, The New Mainstream - Chinese on the World Stage at 4.00pm on Sunday, 19 August 2007
 
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Title:Chinese Artists on the Rise
Author:Carla Van Zon
Abstract:This paper was presented at the conference in Session 8 ; China Rising at 1.30pm on Sunday, 19 August 2007.
 
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Title:High Flying Bananas
Author:Jilnaught Wong
Abstract:This paper was presented at the conference in Session 3: High Flying Bananas at 1.00pm on Saturday, 18 August 2007
 
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Title:Virtual China, Representations & the Internet
Author:Loong Wong
Abstract:This paper was presented at the conference in Session 2 : Belonging to the Diaspora - Virtual Communities at 11.00am on Saturday, 18 August 2007
 
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Title:Going Global
Author:Jack Yan
Abstract:This paper was presented at the conference in Session 10, The New Mainstream - Chinese on the World Stage at 4.00pm on Sunday,19 August 2007
 
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Title:A NZ Actor in Beijing
Author:Sonia Yee
Abstract:This paper was presented at the conference in Session 7: Falling Leaves Return Home at 11.00am on Sunday, 19 August 2007
 
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