Kisses in the Nederends by Epeli HauК№ofa

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Published by Penguin Books in Auckland, N.Z, New York, N.Y., U.S.A .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Islands of the Pacific

Subjects:

  • Pacific Islanders -- Fiction.,
  • Anus (Psychology) -- Fiction.,
  • Islands of the Pacific -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementEpeli Hauʹofa.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9655.9.H38 K57 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination153 p. ;
Number of Pages153
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2478496M
ISBN 100140099069
LC Control Number87212054

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Kisses in the Nederends. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press. MLA Citation. Hau'ofa, Epeli. Kisses in the Nederends / Epeli Hau'ofa University of Hawaii Press Honolulu Australian/Harvard Citation. Hau'ofa, Epeli.Kisses in the Nederends / Epeli Hau'ofa University of Hawaii Press Honolulu. Wikipedia Citation.

KISSES IN THE NEDERENDS SUMMARY: This book was one of the main texts for the class ‘Pacific Rim and the 21 st Century World’. It is an entertaining satirical novel written by the acclaimed writer Epeli Hau’ofa, a Pacific Islander commenting on many of the issues facing the people of the Pacific Islands today.

In the best Rabelaisian tradition, Kisses in the Nederends weaves a tale of improbabilities around the seat of the last great taboo.

Oilei Bomboki wakes one morning with an excruciating pain that sends him anxiously searching for a cure. Epeli Hau’ofa: Kisses in the Nederends. Taboos are clearly important in the Pacific Islands and Hau’ofa decides to go after one in this novel – the functioning of the bowels and anus.

Before you turn away in disgust, it should be mentioned that he has written a very funny book which uses the bowels and anus to make fun of a variety of. Kisses in the Nederends: Kisses in the Nederends Satire on Faith Healing Aspects of faith and its basis in beliefs that can go wrong.

Societal place for such practices-faith-healers/witch doctors/natural medicines-dottores Official/S Self-promotion and creation of “industries” among bureaucracy and academia that does not provide cures/solutions but is self-serving, - payment of per diems.

Kisses in the Nederends In the second part of Kisses in the Nederends, Hau’ofa continues to remind his audience of the importance of the whole body. He states: “We must do more by adding to the revered triumvirate of the body, mind and soul, the hitherto lowly anus”().

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Like some countries in Oceania, the people are exceptionally devout (and in the book somewhat intolerant) Christians/5(35). The book is a unique compilation of the author’s essays, public lectures, poems, and chapters from his earlier novel, ‘Kisses in the Nederends’.

In his writings Epeli Hau’ofa tries to highlight some of the major problems of Oceania. The interest in Pacific literature led the two professors to Prof. Hau’ofa last year who introduced them to Kisses in the Nederends.

“The translators told me that they had started working on the book at their hotel room in Fiji, on the very night of the day that they bought it.

That was the day of our meeting in Suva,’’ said Prof. Hau. In the best Rabelaisian tradition, this brilliant satire weaves a tale of improbabilities around the seat of the last great taboo. Oilei Bomboki wakes one morning with an excruciating pain that sends him anxiously searching for a cure.

Unsuccessful treatments at the hands of various healers and doctors, culminating in a bizarre operation, lead the. Kisses in the Nederends by Epeli Hau'ofa; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Anus (Psychology), Pacific Islanders; Places: Islands of the Pacific.

Epeli Hau'ofa takes his place alongside such writers as R. Narayan, early V. Naipaul and early Robertson Davies as an amused observer of colonialism and newly independent nations "Zealandia" A South Pacific Under Milk Wood: tragicomic sketches of an unashamedly miniscule community, portraying the manifold eccentricities and weaknesses of the inhabitants through a.

Kisses in the Nederends indeed takes the reader on a joyful ride following Oilei, the main character, on his quest for a cure for his unbearable "pain in the arse." The inspiration for the book came from Hau’ofa’s painful personal experience of anal cancer, when resorting to.

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See Kisses Nederends The Nederends description for details. ‘Kisses in the Nederends’ is a novel penned by a Tongan-Fijian author, Epeli Hau’ofa. It is set on a fictional Pacific island named Tipota and tells the story of Oilei Bomboki and his painful and rather embarrassing problem.

Hau'ofa (Kisses in the Nederends) serves up a delightfully fresh and funny collection of tales about his South Pacific homeland. In this first book of stories, he wryly describes daily life on the. Kisses in the Nederends is an interesting read, to say the least.

I did not expect the nature of the book to be quite so blunt. Epeli Hau’ofa creates what I believe to be unrealistic characters, and the methods used to try to cure Oilei seem ridiculous. We Are the Ocean is a collection of essays, fiction, and poetry by Epeli Hau ofa, whose writing over the past three decades has consistently challenged prevailing notions about Oceania and prescriptions for its development.

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University of the South Pacifi c (USP), published his second novel, Kisses in the Nederends (), at a zenith point of the “nuclear-free and independent” movement in the South Pacifi c. Unlike his fi rst novel Tales of the Tikongs (which took him four years to write), Hau‘ofa wrote Kisses in the Nederends.

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Another Long Book List. 23 Years of Non-Stop Reading.This is a quote Vilsoni Hereniko and it appears in the Editor’s Note at the beginning of Kisses in the Nederends. As readers, we are caught up in the tale of Oilei and his troubled rear end.

I cannot deny that I myself had to put down the book and tell one of my roommates about the escapades which I .Scoop Review of Books provides New Zealand reviews of Books. Kisses in the Nederends and Tales of the Tikongs, are not only admired but also enjoyed.

He had a rich vision of the Pacific. As a tribute in the Fiji Times puts it: ‘ it is the conceptualisation of our place in Oceania, both within and beyond, that made Epeli such a.

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