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3 Searching for Moana: Frances Hubbard and Robert J. Flaherty in Samoa
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in Facing the Pacific: Polynesia and the U. S. Imperial Imagination (Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press, 2007, originally published 2007), 118-159
The enduring popularity of Polynesia in western literature, art, and film attests to the pleasures that Pacific islands have, over the centuries, afforded the consuming gaze of the west—connoting solitude, release from cares, and, more recently, self-renewal away from urbanized modern life. Facing the Pacific is...
in Facing the Pacific: Polynesia and the U. S. Imperial Imagination (Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press, 2007, originally published 2007), 118-159
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