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Le vaiaso o le gagana Sāmoa (Sāmoan language week) : the fue – symbol of the Samoan orator | Te Papa’s Blog
To celebrate le vaiaso o le gagana Sāmoa (Sāmoan language week) 26-31 May 2013, the Pacific Cultures curators are highlighting stories related to cultural treasures from Sāmoa. This is a fue, an item of regalia important for a Sāmoan tulafale (orator). They use fue when they deliver lauga (oratorical speeches).Read more