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Wāhine Toikupu

19 Mar 2021
8am, Friday 19 March
Hear a selection of poems from The Complete Collected Poems of Maya Angelou, translated into te reo Māori.
Event type: 
Cultural, Festival, Seminar/Public Lecture
Price: 
$29 - $49
Venue: 
The Civic Club
Address: 
The Civic Cnr Queen & Wellesley Sts Auckland CBD
Region: 
Auckland

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AN AUCKLAND ARTS FESTIVAL / TE AHUREI TOI O TĀMAKI EVENT

My language is to be cherished; my language is my object of affection.

Celebrate International Women’s Month with a selection of poems from The Complete Collected Poems of Maya Angelou, which have been translated into te reo Māori. 

Co-hosted by Pānia Papa and Miriama Kamo and featuring wāhine graduates from Te Panekiretanga o Te Reo Institute of Māori Language Excellence, this is a delectable sample of words crafted with passion and emotion, translated by a host of language warrior women from across Aotearoa. 

Bilingual.

Breakfast included.

Written by

Auckland Arts Festival

4 Dec 2020

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