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Reserachers working on ORAL TRADITION (alphabetical order)
Apo APOROSA Research Fellow, Anthropology Department/School of Psychology at The University of Waikato, New Zealand Administrative areas: Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu, New Zealand Places: Melanesia, Polynesia Keywords: Development Studies, Education, Kava/Yaqona, Cognition, Health, Applied Anthropology, Community Development, Cultural Studies, Customary Law, Decolonisation
Michaela APPEL Curator, South Asia, Southeast Asia and Australia at Museum Fuenf Kontinente, Germany Administrative areas: Australia, Cook Islands, Hawaii, Indonesia Places: Australia (area), Polynesia, Hawai'i (US State), Cook Islands Keywords: Art, Austronesian Languages, History, Oral Tradition, Ritual, Indigenous Agency
Roger Charles COWELL Independent researcher, rccHorizonScanning (self-employed researcher-writer) at rccHorizonScanning, United Kingdom Administrative areas: Tonga, New Zealand, Tongatapu (Tonga) Keywords: Cognitive Anthropology, Cultural Change, Oral History, Oral Tradition
Sebastian T. ELLERICH Lecturer, Musicological Department at University of Cologne, Germany Administrative areas: Fiji, Vanuatu Places: Melanesia Keywords: Agriculture, Bislama, History, Identity, Indigenization, Kava, Language Ideology, Music, Music and Languages, Nationalism
Judy Selk FLORES Adjunct/associate Researcher, RFT-Micronesian Area Research Center at University of Guam, Guam Places: Micronesia Keywords: Applied Anthropology, Art, Colonial Discourse, Contemporary Indigenous Art, Cultural Heritage, Identity, Material Culture, Oral Tradition, Regional History, Sustainable Tourism
Alice FROMONTEIL PhD Student, CREDO - Centre de Recherche et de Documentation sur l'Océanie at Aix-Marseille University, France Administrative areas: Wallis and Futuna Places: Polynesia Keywords: Verbal Art, Poetics, Oral Tradition, Oral History, Myth, Migration, Memory, Literacy, Landscape
Edwin JONES PhD Student, Centre for Pacific Studies at University of St. Andrews, United Kingdom Administrative areas: Fiji Keywords: Christianity, Citizenship, Colonialism, Intellectual Property Rights, Kava, Land Dispute, Names and Naming, Oral Tradition, Poetics, Political Economy
Ruth KROLZIG , Institue of Ethnology at Westfälische-Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany Administrative areas: Australia, Northern Territory (Australia), Papua New Guinea, Milne Bay (Papua New Guinea) Places: Australia (area), Arnhem Land, Melanesia Keywords: Tourism, Kinship, Relatedness, Urban Identity, Cosmology, Perception, Anthropology of Ontology, Knowledge, Law and Culture, Spirituality
Richard MOYLE Professor emeritus, Centre for Pacific Studies at University of Auckland, New Zealand Administrative areas: American Samoa, Cook Islands, Niue, Samoa, Tonga Places: Australia (area), Polynesia Keywords: Christianisation, Cultural Change, Dance, Indigenous/non-Indigenous Relations, Language Documentation, Polynesian Languages, Ritual, Voyaging, Oral Tradition, Music
Min Yen ONG Postdoctoral Fellow, Faculty of Music at University of Cambridge, United Kingdom Administrative areas: Fiji, Hawaii Places: Melanesia, Polynesia Keywords: Applied Ethnomusicology, Agency, Oral Tradition, Cultural Change, Cultural Heritage, Disaster, Feeling of Belonging, Indigenous Peoples Rights, Resilience, Song / Dance
Mette RAMSTAD Associate Professor, Department of Religion and Lifeviews, Faculty of Education at Østfold University College, Norway Administrative areas: Hawaii Places: Hawai'i (US State), Society Islands, Tuamotus, Austral Islands, New Zealand Keywords: Religion, Spirituality, Education, Education Policy, Oral Tradition, Cultural Heritage, Cultural Renewal, Indigenous Christianities, Dance, Performance
Ralph REGENVANU Independent researcher, Parliament of Vanuatu at Parliament of Vanuatu, Vanuatu Administrative areas: Vanuatu, Malampa (Vanuatu), Penama (Vanuatu), Sanma (Vanuatu), Shefa (Vanuatu), Tafea (Vanuatu), Torba (Vanuatu) Places: Melanesia, Vanuatu, Port Vila Keywords: Agenda Building, Art, Bislama, Bureaucratization, Class, Community Development, Contemporary Indigenous Art, Corruption, Cultural Heritage, Cultural Policy
Jouni TAKALO PhD Student, School of History, Culture and Arts Studies/ Folkloristics at University of Turku, Finland Administrative areas: Wallis and Futuna, Tonga, Samoa Places: Polynesia Keywords: Cosmology, Myth, Symbolism, History, Regional History, Oral Tradition, Agency, Cultural Change, Colonial Process, Digital Resources
Eilin Holtan TORGERSEN PhD Student, Department of Social Anthropology, Bergen Pacific Studies at University of Bergen, Norway Administrative areas: Hawaii Places: Polynesia Keywords: Cosmology, Cultural Change, Cultural Landscapes, Culture-nature Relations, Dance, Disaster, Ecology, Environmental Anthropology, Epistemology, Ethnicity
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