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Featherston Booktown Karukatea Festival 2022
Presenter Biography


Moana Leota

Moana is a 23 year old Samoan, Wairarapa raised artist, who has a passion for storytelling. In 2019 she gained a Diploma in Performing Arts (Singing) graduating with a Bachelor of Creativity, the following year. Moana has always had a passion for storytelling, specifically through music – It is what grounds her in life, and what has helped her navigate life's challenges – moulding her into the person she is today. She’s looking forward to reflecting this in her show Poets Before Me.

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