2017 Programmes

Tusiata Avia

Tusiata Avia

NEW ZEALAND

Leading Pacific poet, performer and children’s author Tusiata Avia has travelled the world performing her one woman poetry show Wild Dogs Under My Skirt. She teaches creative writing and performing arts, and her latest collection Fale Aitu / Spirit House is shortlisted for the 2017 Ockham New Zealand Book Awards.