Hana Pera Aoake

Hana Pera Aoake (Ngaati Mahuta, Tainui/Waikato, Ngaati Hinerangi) is an artist and writer based in Waikouaiti on stolen Kai Tahu, Kati Mamoe and Waitaha lands. They are keen to restart the land wars and love eating kaimoana and defacing colonial property.

Apr 26, 2021
Photograph of heart-shaped green leaves with holes (kawakawa plant)

Perhaps we should've stayed: a poem-essay hybrid

Lessons in self-care, capitalism and who not to hook up with.

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Jun 21, 2019

Friday Poem: 'The bigger the burn the tougher you are' by Hana Pera Aoake

New poetry by Lisbon-based writer Hana Pera Aoake.

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