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PMC chair Camille Nakhid talks to TTT Live about ‘decolonising’ research

Published By   /  September 15, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia-Pacific Nius, Front page, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Research  /  Comments Off on PMC chair Camille Nakhid talks to TTT Live about ‘decolonising’ research

An international conference in the Caribbean this week focusing on critical thinking, interrogative discourse and rigorous research has featured the Pacific Media Centre chair. Associate Professor Camille Nakhid, of AUT’s School of Social Sciences, who is also chair of the PMC advisory board, with one of her PhD students, Annabel Fernandez of Cuba, also appeared […]

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‘Do your job without fear or favour’, says veteran former Fiji journalist

Published By   /  September 11, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Auckland University of Technology, Education, Elections, Featured, Fiji, Journalism Education, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Research, University of the South Pacific  /  Comments Off on ‘Do your job without fear or favour’, says veteran former Fiji journalist

Veteran journalist – now postgraduate student – Sri Krishnamurthi (left) with USP Journalism staff members from right, Eliki Drugunalevu, Dr Shailendra Singh and Geraldine Panapasa at the the University of the South Pacific’s Laucala Bay campus, Suva. Image: Wansolwara By Chris Ha’arabe of Wansolwara News Fiji-born veteran journalist Sri Krishnamurthi has some simple advice for […]

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Gallery: Climate change, disasters spark Indonesian-NZ research publication

Published By   /  September 1, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Climate, Climate research, Disasters, Education, Environment, Featured, Fiji, Gallery, Indonesia, Maritime disasters, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Multimedia, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, publishing, Reports, Research, Research journals, Rising sea level  /  Comments Off on Gallery: Climate change, disasters spark Indonesian-NZ research publication

Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk AUT Indonesia Centre director Lester Finch and Auckland Indonesia Community representative Maman Baboe spoke strongly last night in support of Indonesian and New Zealand collaborative ventures such as the “Disasters, Cyclones and Communication” edition of Pacific Journalism Review, the first such joint media publication. The Yoyakarta-based Center for Southeast Asian Social […]

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Pacific Journalism Review ‘launch’ of our ‘disasters, cyclones and communication’ edition with UGM

Published By   /  August 18, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Event, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Publication, Research  /  Comments Off on Pacific Journalism Review ‘launch’ of our ‘disasters, cyclones and communication’ edition with UGM

An excerpt from the latest PJR cover. Event date and time:  Friday, August 31, 2018 – 16:30 – 17:30 A SPECIAL LAUNCH OF THE COLLABORATIVE EDITION OF PJR WITH CESASS AT UGMPacific Journalism Review is collaborating with the Center for Southeast Asian Social Studies at the Universitas Gadjah Mada in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. What: Launching of […]

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‘Blacklisted’ Australian researcher detained in Indonesian airport

Published By   /  August 4, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Australia, Detention, Doctorates, Featured, Human Rights, Indonesia, Macquarie University, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Research, University  /  Comments Off on ‘Blacklisted’ Australian researcher detained in Indonesian airport

Researcher Belinda Lopez … detained by Indonesian authorities in Bali’s Denpasar airport. Image: Belinda Lopez/FB Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk An Australian-based doctoral media researcher says she has been “blacklisted” by Indonesian authorities and refused entry to the country while embarking on a holiday in Bali. Belinda Lopez, based at Sydney’s Macquarie University and who has […]

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Nine-Fairfax merger warning for investigative media – and democracy

Published By   /  August 1, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Australia, Channel Nine, Democracy, Fairfax, Fairfax Media, Featured, Investigative journalism, Media, Media law, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, public interest, Reports, Research  /  Comments Off on Nine-Fairfax merger warning for investigative media – and democracy

If you value the media’s watchdog role in democracy, then the opening words in the deal enabling Channel Nine to acquire Fairfax Media, the biggest single shake-up of the Australian media in more than three decades, ring alarm bells. The opening gambit is an appeal to advertisers, not readers. It promises to enhance “brand” and […]

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PMC Seminar series: Folk wisdom: Superstition and ‘old wives’ tales’ across the Pacific

Published By   /  July 30, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Cook Islands, Event, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Research, Samoa, Seminars, Timor-Leste, Tokelau, Tonga  /  Comments Off on PMC Seminar series: Folk wisdom: Superstition and ‘old wives’ tales’ across the Pacific

Event date and time:  Wednesday, August 29, 2018 – 16:30 – 18:00 PACIFIC MEDIA CENTRE SEMINAR: Why is folk wisdom important?  In this presentation, Jourdene Aguon will explore and discuss the intersection between Pacific island communities (Samoa, Tonga, New Zealand and the Cook Islands, Guam and the Marianas) and their oral traditions, focusing on folk wisdom and […]

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Connecting the dots – Pacific disasters, cyclones, climate featured in latest PJR

Published By   /  July 20, 2018  /  Analysis, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Climate, Disasters, Education, Environment, Featured, Fiji, Global, Human Rights, Indigenous, Indonesia, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Refugees, Reports, Research  /  Comments Off on Connecting the dots – Pacific disasters, cyclones, climate featured in latest PJR

A “natural” seawall constructed out of giant bamboo poles built at the Semarang village of Demak Timbulsloko in an attempt to reduce “rob” flooding damage. Image: Del Abcede/PJR Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk “Rob” flooding in the Indonesian city of Semarang, Cyclone Winston’s devastation and social media in Fiji and “backpack journalism” in Typhoon Haiyan in […]

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Translation as struggle and resistance: Re-translating 19th century Tagalog revolutionary texts

Published By   /  July 10, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Event, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Research, Translations  /  Comments Off on Translation as struggle and resistance: Re-translating 19th century Tagalog revolutionary texts

Event date and time:  Wednesday, July 25, 2018 – 16:30 – 18:00 PACIFIC MEDIA CENTRE SEMINAR: Indigenous meanings and epistemologies tend to be forgotten and buried, and even erased, by non-indigenist interpretations and translations. This seminar is an exploration of an ‘indigenist hermeneutic’ to a re-translation of key texts of the Katipunan ng mga Anak […]

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Disturbing Asia-Pacific millennials in the digital communication ecosystem

Published By   /  June 18, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Digital Media, Featured story, freedom of expression, Front page, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Research, Special Report  /  Comments Off on Disturbing Asia-Pacific millennials in the digital communication ecosystem

The digital age and the power and challenges of the Millennials as presented by keynote speaker Professor B P Sanjay, pro vice-chancellor of the University of Hyderabad, at the AMIC2018 conference at Manipal, Karnataka, India, on 7-9 June 2018. The theme of the 26th AMIC (Asian Media Information and Communication) annual conference focuses on disturbing […]

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