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  1. Video for Haare Williams book, "Wisdom of a Māori elder of the old school" says Witi Ihimaera
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    Haare Williams book, "Wisdom of a Māori elder of the old school" says Witi Ihimaera

    Today was the launch of Dr Haare Williams' book Words of a Kaumātua. The book reflects on his journey from te ao Māori on the East Coast to contemporary Auckland.

  2. Video for Teacher, author, entertainer laid to rest
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    Teacher, author, entertainer laid to rest

    Teacher, author and entertainer Beatrice Piatarihi Tui Yates (nee Grant) affectionately known as 'Aunty Bea' was taken to her final resting place today.

  3. Video for Six Māori writers selected for Te Papa Tupu
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    Six Māori writers selected for Te Papa Tupu

    Six aspiring Māori writers have been selected for Te Papa Tupu, the annual writing programme developed by the Māori Literature Trust and held by Huia Publishers.

  4. Video for Breaking the uncomfortable silence of the NZ Wars
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    Breaking the uncomfortable silence of the NZ Wars

    For the first time ever, a bilingual Māori-English novel has been produced. Written by renowned author Witi Ihimaera and translated by AUT lecturer Hemi Kelly, Sleeps Standing Moetu is based at the time of NZ Wars and explores the Battle of Ōrākau through the eyes of 16-year old Moetu.

  5. Video for Te reo Māori children's books will be recognised at 2017 NZ book awards
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    Te reo Māori children's books will be recognised at 2017 NZ book awards

    The five finalists for the Te Kura Pounamu Award for books written completely in te reo Māori will be recognized tonight at the 2017 NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults.

  6. Video for Ngāti Porou whakairo book recognised at Ockham NZ Book Awards
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    Ngāti Porou whakairo book recognised at Ockham NZ Book Awards

    Two Ngāti Porou women have been recognised at the Ockham NZ Book Awards, the country's premier literary honours for works written by New Zealanders. Authored by Ngarino Ellis and photographed by Natalie Robertson, their book A Whakapapa of Tradition focuses on carved meeting houses within Ngāti Porou and was awarded a Judith Binney Best First Book Award for best-illustrated non-fiction.

  7. Video for Māori scholar translates "Alice in Wonderland" into Te Reo Māori
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    Māori scholar translates "Alice in Wonderland" into Te Reo Māori

    The children's book "Alice in Wonderland,” written by Lewis Carroll has been translated into Te Reo Māori by a Māori scholar, Tom Roa in honour of its 150th anniversary.

  8. Video for "Ngā Kī" book takes out NZ Book Award for Children and Young Adults
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    "Ngā Kī" book takes out NZ Book Award for Children and Young Adults

    Māori publishing house, Huia Publishers has taken top honours at the 2015 New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults with its book “Ngā Kī”.

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