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Lecture notes

Futa's handwritten notes from his study time in Sydney; some with red references added later when he was reviewing it.

DocumentsDateDescriptionPages
PoetryMarch 1959Various lecturers22
Physics & mathematicsTerm 1, 1958some pages may be out of order28
Metaphysics 1June 1958Prof Anderson's lectures; some pages may be out of order48
Metaphysics 2July 1958Continuation48
Philosophy 11958Prof Anderson's lectures; pages may be out of order65
Philosophy 21959Term 1 and 2120
Feeling22 March 1961Article summaries about feeling and logic 26

Institute

Papers about ʻAtenisi: its history, its educational philosophy, and so on

DocumentsDateDescriptionPages
ʻAtenisi institute1965Short history and financial situation3
Some work benefits1979Lolo Masi's view on work and salary at ʻAtenisi2
ʻAtenisi institute?Flyer: a general overview1
NGOs concerns: the case of ʻAtenisi?Flyer: ʻAtenisi defending its operating philosophy2
ʻAtenisi governance?Letter to Ron Crocombe(?): ʻAtenisi operations1
Finances letter?Small letter (incomplete?) for potential financial donors1
ʻAtenisi institute 19851985Lolo Masi's description of the 1985 state3
ʻAtenisi institute 19861986Lolo Masi's description of the 1986 state2
ʻAtenisi institute and university1987?Pacific universities: information bulletin4
Philosophy examinations1989, 1990Final examination questions at ʻAtenisis university3
Call for papers1997Modern education, classicism and John Anderson; Sydney 19983

Articles

Books and articles by Futa for journals, magazines and lectures and speeches

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DocumentsDateDescriptionPages
Fakaholo talanoa (ko e ngaahi leo ohi)1985New introduced words of modern technology in Tongan55
Ko e ngaahi fetuʻu ʻo Tonga1990Popular astronomy, Tonga translation of 'Stars over Tonga' by Kik Velt108
The Gulf war and Pacific islands and beyond1991Essay2
Kalisitiane motuʻa taha?Religious history, Tonga translation of 'The oldest christianity' by Rudolp Bultman20
Foreign aid aids corruptionSep 1991Essay3
Political blocks of the Pacific islandsApr 1992Article for Pacific islands monthly4
Sports and culture in the islandsJun 1992Article for Pacific islands monthly4
Anderson, Heraclitus and social science1992The Australian journal of anthropology, 1992 3:1&210
South Pacific mythologyAug 1993Paper for DN Smith seminar8
South Pacific mythologyAug 1993Shorter version of the previous10
What is the mediaApr 1993Pacific islands monthly: about press freedom1
Political noveltiesSep 1993Pacific islands monthly: current politics in Tonga1
Tonga: language situation1993Article for an encyclopedia ?4
Tongan poetryFeb 1994Student handout ?5
Are Tonga's MP's under persecution?Jun 1994Pacific islands monthly: government versus Pōhiva1
Some thought on a political systemJul 1994Essay1
Forword, additionsSep 1994Nius bilong Pasifik: additional forword + fax3
Tonga's first political partySep 1994Pacific islands monthly2
Julius Chan's peace keeping armiesOct 1994Pacific islands monthly: Bougainville conflict2
ʻAtenisi philosophy of education29 May 1995Notes for a public lecture3
The Anderson-Helu realist theory of truth1995?Paper11
Comments on the complexity doctrine?Essay4
Critical essays1999Essays437
Thinking in and about artJan 2001Paper at Breakthrough thinking conference6
Arts education for thet Pacific regionNov 2002Keynote address at Unesco meeting8
Aspects on Tongan material culture?Traditional tapa making and architecture23
Graduation speech12 Nov 2005Director's speech for the graduation ceremony2
Tohi veteJun 2006Unraveling of some Tongan songs; an earlier, shortened version of the following42
Ko e heilala tangitangi ʻo Sālote PilolevuSep 2006Unraveling of some Tongan songs. ISBN:978982980072543
Tonga sets trend for islands?Essay2
South Pacific islanders: dinosaurs of the next century?Essay2
Basic elements of art?Essay3
A Pacific still green on greenhouse effect?Essay2
Uncategorised papers2
On tongan poetry20126 essays about Tonga poetry, collected from various earlier publiced sources98

Faikava

A classic Tongan literary journal of which Futa was an editor and occasional contributor.

VolDateContents
1Apr 1978Foreword – Talateu – Kuini Salote: Ko e Tutulu ʻa ʻEne ʻAfio ʻi he Pekia ʻa Fusipala – Kuini Salote: Ko e Tutulu ʻa ʻEne ʻAfio ʻi he Pekia ʻa Tukuʻaho – Peni Tutuʻila: Ko Kave - Taniela H. Vao: Ko e hā Koā kuo Pehe ai? – Taniela H. Vao: Matangi Feangiaki – Peni Tutuʻila: Ko e Teka ʻa Ma Momoko - Maamaloa Fine: Ko e Falealea 'a e Kau Haua – Barbara Jenkins: Fiemālie – Konai Helu Thaman: Reef WaLking – Konai Helu Thaman: Bush Medicine - Epeli Hauʻofa: Old Wines in New Bottles – I. Futa Helu: Tongan Poetry I – Thomas Schneider: Western Form for an Island Situation: Albert Wendt's "Panthers" – Contributors
2Nov 1978Editorial Note – Fakamatala Faka-ʻEtita – Kuini Salote: Ko e Tutulu ʻa ʻEne 'Afio ʻi he Pekia 'ae Tangata ʻo Haʻamea. Fakataha mo e fakamatala fai ʻe Tupou Posesi Fanua – Queen Salote, translated and with notes by Tupou Posesi Fanua: Her Majesty Queen Salote's Lament at the Death of the Man of Haʻamea – Setaleki Veʻehala: Ko Muni Matamahae – Setaleki Veʻehala, translated by Futa Helu and Epeli Hauʻofa: Muni of the Shredded Eyelid – Peni Tutuʻila: Ko e Fola Koloa ʻa Nimameaʻa: Fakaʻaliʻali Ngoue 'a Tonga – M. A-Tonga: Ko e Ako Faʻu Maau – Sitani A. Afeaki: Tafi Kakava – Tupou Posesi Fanua: Kolonga – Maama ʻAfafine: Faletesi – Robert Berley: On Leaving Niuatoputapu – Robert Berley: Tongan Oil – Ivan Randall: The Aesthete – Ivan Randall: Anathema – Barbara Jenkins: Boat Day – Barbara Hau'ofa: Late-Afternoon Take-Off, Nadi – Barbara L. Bristol: Marriage – Epeli Hau'ofa: The Seventh and Other Days – Futa Helu: Tongan Poetry II: The Fakatangi – Thomas Schneider: To Define a Poem
3Jun 1979Poreword – Talateu – Ko e Laulau ʻa e Ta'ahine ko Melenaite Tupou Moheofo ʻOhoano ʻoe ʻEiki Tuʻipelehake he Pekia ʻa Tungi Fisi. Fakataha mo e fakamatala ʻe Tupou Posesi Fanua – Lament of HRH Princess Melenaite Tupoumoheofo, wife of HRH Prince Fatafehi Tuʻipelehake, at the death of Ratu Edward Cakobau. Translated, with notes, by Tupou Posesi Fanua – Sunia Tuʻineau Pupunu: Ko e ʻAkau – Sunia Tuʻineau Pupunu: Ko Vavaʻu – Peni Tutuʻila Malupo: Ko Hoto Manako ko Hoto Mateʻanga ia Napaʻalilo – Peni Tutu'ila Malupo: Ko e Taunga Tau he Telie – ʻOkusitino Mahina: Mavae Kava – ʻOkusitino Mahina: Laumanu Ekiaki – Maama ʻAfafine: Ko e Ngaahi Taukei ʻa Petu – Peni Tutuʻila Malupo: Ko e Anga ʻo e Lautaimi Fakatonga – Futa Helu: Tongan Poetry III: The Fakatangi (part 2) – Konai Helu Thaman: No Problem – Konai Helu Thaman: Do Not Despise Me – Ivan Randall: Paean – Epeli Hauʻofa: And Tell the Tail of Sound – Barbara Jenkina: Tourist Attraction? – Barbara Jenkins: The Cement Tank – Robert Berley: Tonga – Robert Berley: Maui's Flight – Barbara L. Bristol: Fetuʻu – Epeli Hauʻofa: The Tower of Babel
4Dec 1979H.R.H. Prince Tuʻipelehake: Fungani – Sioeli Fllianga: Matafi ʻa e Tonga ʻi Fale. Ko e taʻanga ko 'eni ne hiki ia ʻe Wendy Pond – Tupou Posesi Fanua: Ko e Tala ʻa e Toutai Kui – Isileli Falemahafu Vaea: Tau ʻEva he Hala Taufa – Maama ʻAfafine: Ko e Ngaahi Taukei ʻa Petu - Epeli Hauʻofa: To the Last Viking of the Sunrise – H.R.H. Prince Tuʻipelehake: Fungani. Translated by Futa Helu and Epeli Hauʻofa - Sioeli Filianga: Matafi ʻa e Tonga ʻi Fale. Recorded, translated and explnined by Wendy Pond – Tupou Posesi Fanua: The Blind Navigator. Mrs Fanua's translation of her Ko e Tala ʻa e Toutai Kui – Konai Helu Thaman: Last Words – Konai Helu Thaman: The Woman – Barbara Jenkins: Sunday – Brian Hodgkinson: Elementals – Ivan Kandall: Faikava – Epeli Hauʻofa: The Second Coming – Futa Helu: Tongan Poetry IV: Dance Poetry – Subscription Rates
5Jun 1980Ko e Ngaahi Maau mo e Taʻanga: Katala Poʻuli, Kuini Salote Tupou III – Ko e Hahanu ki Tongaleleka,Tupou Posesi Fanua – Lupe Olo, ʻOkusitino Mahina – Lakalaka Feke, Peni Lātū Langi - Ko e Folau 'a Kae, Ko e maau motuʻa - Ko e Ngaahi Talanoa – Ko e Ngaahi Taukei ʻa Petu, Maama ʻAfafine
Poems (translations): Matala Poʻuli, Queen Salote Tupou III (translated by Tupou Posesi Fanua, Futa Helu and Epeli Hau'ofa) – Kae's Tales, Anon (tranalated by Nigel Statham) – Lakalaka Feke, Peni Lātū Langi (translation and footnotes by Wendy Pond)
New Poems: Pagan Moon/Poem, Ivan Randall – Home at Last, Epeli Hauʻofa – On Staring at the Royal Tombs, Barbara Bristol – Hufangalupe, Robert Berley – Taʻelata, Barbara Jenkins – The Question, Edward J. Ward
Stories: The Glorious Pacific Way, Epeli Hauʻofa – The Leaf House, Nigel Statham
Criticism: Tongan Poetry (cont'd), Futa Helu – An Editorial Appeal – Subscription Rates
6Dec 1980Fakaʻohovale pea Fakafokifa, Sete Selui – Fakalakalaka ʻo Tonga, Peni Tutuʻila – Matalaʻi Siale, Okusitino Mahina – Ko e Ngaahi Taukei ʻa Petu, Maama ʻAfafine – Startlingly and Suddenly, Sete Selui translated by Wendy Pond) – So Long Ago, Langi Kavaliku – Our Poems, Melenaite Taumoefolau – To Leap, Melenaite Taumoefolau – The Lost Sheep, ʻAtunaisa Havea – Lament, Ivan Randall – The Elimination of Time, Tupou Posesi Fanua – Regional Cooperation in the Pacific, Aikau Kata – Point of No Return, Pesi Fonua – Oral Literature and the Beginning of Prose Fiction in Tonga, Subramani
7Jun 1982ʻE Tama Kuo ke Lahi – Ko e Hiva Kakala – Tengihia: Funga ʻOnetale – Ko Tonga Manakoa – Ko Naufahu Kasete mo ʻene Hema he Malaʻe – Ko Kitione Lave Vavaʻu mo ʻene Luki ʻi he Malaʻe – Fakatapu – Koe Ngaahi Taukei ʻa Petu – I Have – Day and Night – Stay Awhile – Reason for Being – Salutation – Tongan Night – Freedom – Margarita – Wan Yee – In Transit – A Lyric Song – Tongan Sketches – The Ula
8Jul 1982Tauʻaʻalo, Sete Selui (maʻu meia Wendy Pond) – Tauʻaʻalo Loketi Lapuka (maʻu meia Wendy Pond) – Koe Niu e, Okusitino Mahina – Ko Tonga mo Fiji ki he Metali Koula 1979, Peni Tutuʻila Malupo – Konga Lea Tuʻumuʻa, Konga Lea Tuʻumui David O. Gombh – Faingataʻa Ha Toe Foki, Pesi Fonua – A Poem, Leialoha A. Perkins – Dear Sitiveni, E. Tongilava – Christmas, Luʻisa Finau – The Shell, Konai Helu Thaman – Birthday, Konai Helu Thaman – Look Up At The Sky, Konai Helu Thaman – Eleventh Anniversary Poem ,Konai Helu Thaman – The Sea, Lita Havea – Words for Simi, Dan Bailey – Life, Tupou Posesi Fanua – To Time, Atunaisa Havea – The Tongan Daffodil, E. Tongilava – Glimpses Alone A Tongan Road, Michael Allport – L'Houstalet Femme de Vietnam, Michael Allport – Vila La Femme de Vietnam - Quatre, Michael Allport – Immigrant to Emigrant, Wanda Cowley – Sweeping The ʻApi, Wanda Cowley – No Souvenirs Needed, Wanda Cowley – Lost and Lonely, Linda Sunia – Tauʻaʻalo Chant, Loketi Lapuka (translated by Wendy Pond) – The White Flying Fox, Kilisitina Tuʻinukuafe
9Jun 1983Fakamanatu — Talateu — Ko Schouten mo Le Maire ʻi Tafahi, 1616 — Ko e Fakamatala ki he Folau Fakaofo na'e fai ʻe Willem Cornelisz Schouten ʻo Hoorn — Ko e Fuofua Fakamatala Taha 'eni kau ki he Faiva ko e Eke ʻi Niuatoputapu — Ko e Pekia 'a Maʻatu Ngongo — Ko e Faiva ko e Eke ʻa e Motu ko Tafahi – Tonga Tavake — Eke ʻa Tafahi – Tevita Tavake — Fakahake ʻo e Eke fakaʻUvea ʻi Niuafoʻou – Moeaki Takai — Eke 'o e Kāinga Niuafoʻou ʻi ʻEua — Ko e Fo'i lea ko e *sake — Fakatātā 1. Ko e Tafahi ʻo e ʻaho ni — Fakatātā 2. Ko e lī taula ʻa e "Eendracht" ʻi Tafahi, 1616
Schouten and Le Maire at Tafahi, 1616 — Journal or Description of the wonderfu1 Voyage made by Willem Cornelisz Schouten of Hoorn — Earliest Account of the Eke in Niuatoputapu, l832 — Death of Maʻatu Ngongo — The Tafahi Eke – Tonga Tavake — The Tafahi Eke – Tevita Tavake — Commentary on the Tafahi Eke – Wendy Pond — Introduction of the ʻUvean Eke to Niuafoʻou – Moeaki Takai — Eke of the Niuafoʻou Folk in ʻEua — The word *sake — Subscription Rates
10Dec 1983Kosimolosia ʻo Rangi mo Papa - 'Okusitino Mahina — Ko e Taʻanga Māʻuluʻulu - Peni Tutuʻila Malupo — Taʻanga Māʻuluʻulu No.2 - Peni Tutuʻila Malupo — Ko e Tohi Takl Tukuhau - Peni Tutuʻila Malupo — Siale Matala Teau - Peni Tutuʻila Malupo — Ko e Eke ʻa e Kainga ʻUvea nofo Suva — Ko hono fai ʻo e Eke ʻi ʻUvea ʻi he 1932 — Eke of the Wallis Community in Suva — A New Sōkē by Peni Tutuʻila Malupo — The Tax Summons by Peni Tutuʻila Malupo — The Role of Social Symbolism in Tongan Taʻanga - Finau ʻO Kolo & ʻOkusitino Māhina — Ko e Ngaahi Taukei ʻA Petu — Street Kids - Karl Tuʻinukuafe — Taka - Karl Tuʻinukuafe — Karangahape Road - Karl Tuʻinukuafe — Pacific Studies Conference - Karl Tuʻinukuafe — Song of the Seashore - Wanda Cowley — At Femaiaki - Wanda Cowley — The Tafahi Vocabulary of Jacob Le Maire 1616 - Wendy Pond — Piu ʻo Tafahi - Huhane Vivi — Summit of Tafahi - Huhane Vivi

About Futa

Articles by others (newspapers, magazines) about Futa and ʻAtenisi

DocumentsDateDescriptionPages
ʻAtenisi an alternative systemNov 1987Matangi Tonga: education plans at ʻAtenisi1
Futa Helu gets the Tongans thinkingNov 1988Islands business: life at ʻAtenisi3
Democratic divisions?Kalafi Moala, Lali magazine: formation of pro democracy party2
John Anderson and social anthropology1992By Kenneth Maddock. Call for papers (especially from Futa)4
Critical essays, preorder formFlyer2
Polynesian paradox, preorder formFlyer2
Curriculum vitae21 Jul 19981
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