2021 Programmes

Tusiata Avia

Tusiata Avia
Photo by Hayley Theyers Photography

SAMOA/ AOTEAROA NZ

Tusiata Avia is an award-winning poet and performer. Her debut collection, Wild Dogs Under My Skirt, was staged as a theatre show and won the Off-Broadway 2019 Outstanding Production of the Year. Her new collection The Savage Coloniser Book, is shortlisted for the Ockham NZ Book

Awards.