Originally published 1848, by Printed and Published by Robert Stokes, at the Office of the New Zealand Spectator and Cook's Strait Guardian, Manners-Street, Te Aro; and Published by J. Williamson, New Zealander Office, Auckland.
A collaborative novel in English and in Spanish, written in New Zealand and Argentina. 2009: in Argentina, a woman prepares to travel to Italy for a funeral. In New Zealand, two friends discuss art, loss, and how to accept life as it plays out. 1969: a girl from New Zealand and another from Argentina are stranded in the airport in Rome. A friend.. More
Where numbers of different cultural groups come together, misunderstandings and tensions can arise, even where there is the greatest goodwill on both sides. In this book the authors set out to explore the situations and contexts in which cross cultural misunderstandings can occur.