Maraea Rakuraku

Maraea Rakuraku is a Tūhoe, Ngāti Kahungunu ki te Wairoa award-winning playwright, poet, short story writer and broadcaster who lives in Wellington and the Bay of Plenty. She is the co-editor of Tātai Whetū: Seven Māori Poets in Translation, published in March 2018 by Seraph Press, and her play Tan-Knee will debut at Circa in June 2018.

Mar 9, 2018

The Friday Poem: 'when does it start' (in English and te reo) by Maraea Rakuraku

New verse by Maraea Rakuraku, taken from a new anthology in English and te reo (translated by Jamie Cowell).

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