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Associate Professor Darryn Joseph

Associate Professor

Te Putahi-a-Toi

Ngāti Maniapoto

Dr Joseph has taught tertiary students the Māori language since 1996. He started at Te Kunenga ki Pūrehuroa, Massey Univeristy in 2000. Since then he's authored over 23 books; mainly textbooks and chapter books for Māori immersion education. He has won the Huia Short Stories Award for te reo Māori and the LIANZA Librarian Te Kura Pounamu Award for "most distinguished contribution to literature for children and young adults written in Te Reo Māori." Current literary scratchings include a chapter book Te Haerenga Mīharo a Arekahānara; a picture book Kua pau te miraka, and a reo activity book. 

 

Professional

Contact details

  • Ph: 84352
    Location: 2.06, Te Pūtahi-a-Toi
    Campus: Turitea

Prizes and Awards

  • Children's Heritage Book Award Te Reo Māori for Whakarongo ki Ō Tūpuna - New Zealand Society of Authors (2020)
  • Shortlisted for Best Picture Book: How Māui Slowed the Sun. Bixley, D. Co-translator and cultural advisors (Joseph & Opai - NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults (2020)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Tēnā tātou katoa, he aha koia ngā āhuatanga rangahau āku? Ko te reo Māori pea me ōna whakanikoniko. Ko te whānau kīpeha tērā: Ko Huahuatau, ko Kupu Whakarite, ko Kīwaha. Ko te tuhia o ngā pukapuka reo Māori mā ngā tamariki. Ko Hewa, ko Te Poikoiora, ko RT3 ērā. Ko te tuhinga auaha, ko te reo auaha. Me ētehi anō kaupapa e kaingākautia ana: te pukapuka, te kōmeke, te toi.

Thematics

21st Century Citizenship

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Language Studies (200300): Languages, Communication And Culture (200000):
Performing Arts and Creative Writing (190400): Studies In Creative Arts And Writing (190000):
Te Reo Maori (Maori Language) (200321)

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 0 1

Research Outputs

Journal

Joseph, DJ. (2012). Writing a sci-fi trilogy in Māori. Matariki: Te Mata o Te Tau Monograph. (6), 95-112
[Journal article]Authored by: Joseph, D.

Book

Joseph, D. (Ed.) (2021). He Iti te Kupu: Māori Metaphors and Similes. : Oratia
[Edited Book]Edited by: Joseph, D.
Bixley, D., & Joseph, D.(2021). Ki te Moe Aotearoa.
[Authored Book]Authored by: Joseph, D.Translated by: Joseph, D.
Bishop, G., & Joseph, D.(2021). Koro.
[Authored Book]Authored by: Joseph, D.Translated by: Joseph, D.
Bishop, G.(2020). Mihi.
[Authored Book]Contributed to by: Joseph, D.
Bixley, D.(2020). Maui and the Secret of Fire Tales of Aotearoa 3.
[Authored Book]Contributed to by: Joseph, D.
Bixley, D.(2020). M?ui Me Te Ahi a Mahuika P?r?kau o Aotearoa 3.
[Authored Book]Translated by: Joseph, D.
(2019). How Maui Slowed the Sun Tales from Aotearoa. : Tales from Aotearoa
[Authored Book]Contributed to by: Joseph, D.
(2019). Te Whakatautonga a Maui I Te Ra Purakau o Aotearoa.
[Authored Book]Translated by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, D.(2019). Whakarongo Ki O Tupuna Listen to Your Ancestors.
[Authored Book]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, D., Cormack, I., Dixon, B., Jacob, H., & Nohotima, P. (Eds.) (2018). Te Reo Matatini: A Māori Language Dictionary of Literacy Te Marautanga o Aotearoa. Palmerston North: He Kupenga Hao i te Reo
[Edited Book]Edited by: Joseph, D.
Bixley, D., & Opai, K.(2018). Te Hīnga Ake a Māui i te Ika Whenua.
[Authored Book]Translated by: Joseph, D.
Bixley, D.(2018). How Maui Fished Up the North Island.
[Authored Book]Contributed to by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, D. (2017). Have I got a deal for you. In Huia Short Stories 12. (pp. 57 - 70). Wellington, New Zealand: Huia Publishers
[Chapter]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, DJ. (2017). Te Tupuna o te Pō. In Huia Short Stories 12. (pp. 181 - 191). Wellington, New Zealand: Huia Publishers
[Chapter]Authored by: Joseph, D.Contributed to by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, DJ. (2015). Taku ao, Tō mate kanehe. In Huia Short Stories 11. (pp. 63 - 78). : Huia Publishers
[Chapter]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, DJ.(2013). Te Poi Koiora. Auckland, New Zealand: Pearson Education
[Authored Book]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, DJ. (2012). Kīhono: whakamaua ki tō reo wānanga. In Kawea te Wairua o te Kupu. (pp. 116 - 116). Wellington, New Zealand: NZCER Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, DJ., & Teo, A.(2005). RT3: Ki Tua o K-t-Pae. Wellington, NZ: Huia-Te Manu Tuku Korero
[Authored Book]Authored by: Joseph, D.

Creative Work

Te Tau, T. (2017, March 10). Unwarranted and Unregistered 2#. [Video]. In “Under Super Vision”, 40th Annual Graduate Symposium Exhibition at the University of British Columbia. Retrieved from http://ahva.ubc.ca/events/event/under-super-vision-40th-annual-graduate-symposium-and-exhibition/Audain Art Centre, Vancouver, Canada.
[Exhibition]Edited by: Jahnke, R., Joseph, D.
Joseph, DJ. (2016). Matariki.
[Composition]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, DJ. (2015). Big Nanna's Porridge.
[Composition]Authored by: Joseph, D.

Conference

Joseph, D.Wordless Picturebooks: Lexical Enrichment for Māori Speaking Whānau. . Waikato University
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, D. (2019, October). Pūrākau: Tuia te Kaupapa Tangata Deep Stories: Binding Human Relationships.. Presented at Biennial National Hui is Tuia Te Kōrero: Weaving narratives.. Porirua.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, D. (2019, October). Writing about Atua, Tipua, and Taniwha: Distant or up-close and personal? Taniwha Gods and Monsters. Presented at Taniwha Gods and Monsters Picturebook Seminar Waikato Picturebook Research Unit (WPRU). Waikato University.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, D. (2018, June). Ghosts, Guardians, and Grandparents: Picture Book Windows into Māori Customs. Presented at Sociolinguistics Symposium 22. The University of Auckland Business School Owen G Glenn Building 12 Grafton Road, Auckland.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, D. (2018, May). The Past is Present: Writing Legends and Traditions in Modern Te Reo Māori.. Presented at “Creation and Cultural Communications Seminar with Massey’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences and AMC. Massey University, Pukeahu Campus, Wellington.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, D. (2018, November). Cooking Up Cook’s Cook The Cook Who Cooked for Captain Cook. Presented at Non-fiction Picture Books: The Fascination and Fun of Fact Waipru Research Unit. Waikato University.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, D. (2017, October). Storylines Hui Invited Panel on Māori writing and publishing for children.. Presented at Te Hui Storylines Writers Hui. Kings School, Remuera, Auckland.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joseph, D.Contributed to by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, DJ.Colonisation, depression and loneliness: The stunning images of Shaun Tan. . Hamilton, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, DJ. (2016, November). The price of reversioning picture books to Te Reo Māori. Presented at Diversity in Picturebooks Seminar. Hamilton, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Duder, E., & Joseph, DJ.Tū ana, tau ana! Māori literacies for the modern age. . Auckland, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, . (2014, December). He Kete Aro Reo: e 7 ngā Kīpeha. Presented at Te Whakahaumanutanga o te reo Māori The revitalisation of the Māori language Symposium. University of Waikato.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Rewi, P., Higgins, R., Poutu, H., Gully, N., & Rauhihi, M. (2014, November). Kōrerotia Kia Ora, Panel Discussion at MASS Conference. Presented at He Kura te Tangata – Te Aukaha/MASS 2014 Conference. Massey Univeristy.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Contributed to by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, DJ. (2014, December). He Kete Aro Reo: e 7 ngā Kīpeha. Presented at 2014 Symposium Te Whakahaumanutanga o Te Reo Māori. Hamilton, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, .Tika, Teka, Hewa: fact and fabrication in a Māori Chapter Book. . Canberra, Australia
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, DJ. (2012, February). Te Tuhi Wānanga, Te Tuhi Pakipōhewa: Academic Writing, Fantasy. Presented at Tā i te Reo Writing in te reo at Tā Te Ao Māori: Writing the Māori World. Auckland, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joseph, D.

Other

Joseph, D. (2018, May). So You Want To Write a Picturebook..
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, DJ. (2017, August). The joys and dramas of writing for Children.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joseph, D.
Joseph, DJ. (2016, September). Writing in Te Reo Māori: Practice, pitfalls and potentials.. Presented at Feilding, New Zealand.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Joseph, D.

Teaching and Supervision

Courses Coordinated

  • 300.110 Te Reo Whakahoahoa: Socialising in Te Reo
  • 300.111 Te Reo Kōnakinaki: Developing Te Reo
  • 300.209 Te Reo Torangapu: Political Te Reo
  • 300.210 Te Reo Korerorero: Discussing in Te Reo
  • 300.310 Te Reo Auaha: Creative Writing in Te Reo

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Co-supervisor 0 3

Completed Doctoral Supervision

Co-supervisor of:

  • 2016 - Terri Te Tau - Doctor of Philosophy
    Beyond the Corners of Our Whare
  • 2013 - Johnson Witehira - Doctor of Philosophy
    Tarai Korero Toi - Articulating a Maori Design Language
  • 2012 - Margaret Forster - Doctor of Philosophy
    Hei Whenua Papatipu: Kaitiakitanga and the politics of enhancing the Mauri of Wetlands