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Author: Bruce Connew; Brij V Lal
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Indians first arrived in Fiji as indentured laborers in 1879. Since the Rabuka coup d'etat in 1987, and three subsequent Fiji coups, Indian-Fijians have been emigrating from the country in earnest. Stopover is a haunting suite of photographs by New Zealand artist Bruce Connew from the tiny Indian-Fijian sugar cane settlement of Vatiyaka, taken during seven visits between June 2000 and November 2003, placing an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Connew, Bruce.
Stopover.
Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press 2007
(OCoLC)608127276
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Connew; Brij V Lal
ISBN: 9780824831981 0824831985
OCLC Number: 154714374
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Stop over
Responsibility: Bruce Connew ; with a story by Brij V Lal.

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Indians first arrived in Fiji as indentured laborers in 1879. Since the Rabuka coup d'etat in 1987, and three subsequent Fiji coups, Indian-Fijians have been emigrating from the country in earnest.  Read more...

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"Connew's work combines haunting images with a text that is poetic, elegant, and moving in its clarity. There is a power and persuasion to his work that even the most scholarly and responsible Read more...

 
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