Ngahuia Te Awekotuku

Ngahuia Te Awekotuku is a prominent New Zealand author, academic, and activist known for her work in the fields of Māori culture, gender studies, and LGBTQ+ rights.

Books

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  1. 1. Tahuri

    "Tahuri" is a poignant narrative that delves into the life of a young Maori girl navigating the complexities of her cultural identity and sexuality amidst the backdrop of contemporary New Zealand society. The story explores themes of tradition, family, and self-discovery as the protagonist grapples with the expectations placed upon her by her community and her own personal desires. Through her journey, the novel examines the intersections of indigenous culture and modern life, shedding light on the challenges faced by those striving to maintain their heritage while also seeking to forge their own path.

    The 8106th Greatest Book of All Time