An Interview with Patrick Skene

Michael is joined by Patrick Skene, author of the new book The Big O: The Life and Times of Olsen Filipaina, Pacific Revolution Pioneer. In a wide ranging interview they discuss Olsen’s place in the game, New Zealand and Polynesian history, the process of writing Rugby League books, and much, much more. Patrick’s book is an important and compelling read, and can be purchased now at all good book stores or via


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