Civic Square, 101 Wakefield Street
Join us in celebrating Te Wiki o te Reo Māori with a night of storytelling, where writers and creatives share their personal journeys with te reo Māori on the theme of kia kaha te reo Māori.
Speakers' lineup includes:
Jill Day, Deputy Mayor and Councillor for Māori Partnerships Colin Feslier, journalist and communications advisor, Māori Language Commission Te Ripowai Higgins, advocate and academic Horomona Horo, taonga pūoro musician Nadine Hura, writer Matariki Williams, curator Mātauranga Māori, Te Papa Johnson Witehira, artist and communications lecturer, AUT
MCed by Khali Philip-Barbara and Te Kahureremoa Taumata, Timotimo, with Ray Ahipene-Mercer as kaitiaki.
In partnership with Wellington City Council and New Zealand Book Council. Cash bar.