Author Spotlight: Nadine Anne Hura

Author Spotlight: Nadine Anne Hura




SUNDAY 9 MAY 2021, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM



Nadine Anne Hura is a creative non-fiction writer and poet of Ngāti Hine, Ngāpuhi, and Pākehā whakapapa. Her essays explore themes of language, biculturalism, identity, and belonging and have appeared in e-Tangata, The Spinoff, and Te Whē. She is a member of the board of Te Hā o Ngā Pou Kaituhi Māori and is a passionate advocate for new and emerging Māori writers.

Join Nadine and Featherston Booktown trustee, Liz Mellish (Te Ātiawa, Taranaki, Ngāti Ruanui) in a wide ranging conversation entitled On the Same Page: the art and politics of finding shared meaning in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Nadine and Liz will discuss the challenges and rewards of working, communicating and writing in a bicultural world.