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REVIEW: Noted: E-Tangata—getting it right

Volume 24, Issue 2

November, 2018

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Cass, P. (2018). REVIEW: Noted: E-Tangata—getting it right. Pacific Journalism Review : Te Koakoa, 24(2), 272-273.
Author(s): Philip Cass
Publication date: 
November, 2018

The Best of e-Tangata, edited by Tapu Misa and Gary Wilson. Wellington: Bridget Williams, 2017. 208 pages. ISBN 978-0-9475-1845-5

THE BEST of e-Tangata is a collection of pieces  from the online site ( that offer insights into the lives of Māori and Pasifika people in Aoteoroa. Some of their stories are quite harrowing, like that of Gilbert Enoka, who was raised in a series of homes after his father abandoned his disabled mother.