We Hali : a cultural feast ; Viva Timor Leste, Timor Loros'ae / by Robyn Ravlich.
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Duration: 67 min.
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Summary: 'Viva Timor Leste, Timor Loros'ae': A feature recording the independence celebration in East Timor on 20 May 2002, including an interview with Xanana Gusmao, its President, recorded during his first State visit to Australia, in which he reflects on his complex feelings during the independence celebrations.
Non-commercial recording. For study purposes only.
Summary: 'We Hali': A feature from the newly independent East Timor, recorded on location. High in the mountains behind Dili in the district of Ermera is the traditional village known as Fatu Mau Tai, or We Hali. A handful of foreign visitors were guests at a remarkable local festivity. With Catherine Millikan, Senior Conservator from the National Gallery of Victoria, and Jean Berlie, an anthropologist from the University of Hong Kong.
Broadcast on The Listening Room on ABC Classic FM, 9 December 2002.
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