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Aria

Aria

Current price: $29.99
Publication Date: December 13th, 2023
Publisher:
Auckland University Press
ISBN:
9781869409913
Pages:
76

Description

A first book of poetry and a Maori coming-of-age story.

About the Author

Jessica Hinerangi Thompson Carr is of Ngati Ruanui, Ngaruahine, Ngapuhi and Pakeha descent. Born in Otepoti, she has a degree in English and art history with a masters in Maori ekphrastic poetry. She is a poet, journalist and illustrator, working primarily on Instagram under the name @maori_mermaid. Her previous work has appeared in Landfall, Starling, The Big Idea and The Pantograph Punch.