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NUKU Pukapuka Shortlisted For Major Literary Award

Wednesday, 2 March 2022, 1:56 pm | Elizabeth Heritage

Today it was announced that NUKU: Stories of 100 Indigenous Women has been shortlisted for the prestigious Booksellers Aotearoa NZ Award for Illustrated Non-Fiction as part of the national Ockham NZ Book Awards. This gorgeous coffee-table pukapuka combines ... More >>

Qiane Matata-Sipu Wins Women Of Influence Award

Saturday, 12 February 2022, 7:49 pm | Elizabeth Heritage

Qiane Matata-Sipu, creator of NUKU, was announced to be the winner in the Arts & Culture section of the 2021 Women of Influence Awards.  Matata-Sipu (Te Waiohua ki Te Ahiwaru me Te Ākitai, Waikato, Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Pikiao and the Cook ... More >>

New Book Celebrating Indigenous Women Longlisted For Major Award

Thursday, 27 January 2022, 1:53 pm | Elizabeth Heritage

NUKU: Stories of 100 Indigenous Women is an influential new book celebrating the diversity, strength, knowledge and lived experiences of wāhine taketake. Today it was announced that the pukapuka has been longlisted for the Booksellers Aotearoa ... More >>

NZ Women Of Influence Finalist Releases Collection Of Indigenous Women In Historic Book

Tuesday, 14 December 2021, 2:56 pm | Elizabeth Heritage

An iconic book celebrating the stories of 100 Indigenous women has already received more than 1,500 orders. The book's author, photographer and creator of NUKU, Qiane Matata-Sipu, has recently been announced as a Finalist in the Culture & Arts ... More >>

Pet rat (sort of) wins literary award (in a sense)

Wednesday, 18 August 2021, 12:30 pm | Elizabeth Heritage

Long, long ago, before we knew about lockdowns or even how bad the Hobbit movies would turn out to be, a star was born. A small brown rat called Orville was adopted from the New Zealand Rat Rescue by prominent rat enthusiast Elizabeth Heritage. More >>

New Book Series Imagines Climate Change With A Supernatural Twist

Wednesday, 4 August 2021, 10:50 am | Elizabeth Heritage

The Forgotten Ones is a new series of novels that imagines our children’s children’s future. Climate change has dramatically altered the entire earth and humans are on the verge of extinction. Heeding the call of a mysterious force, Maia must make her ... More >>