Feana Tu‘akoi

Feana Tu’akoi is a Kirikiriroa-based writer, enjoying a lifelong love affair with words. Heard, spoken, read and written. In that order.

Feana Tu‘akoi: Ko Au Te Whenua, Ko Te Whenua, Ko Au: From Camping to Colonisation with Rita Angus

2021 Zealandia Te Māra a Tāne Essay Prize: 3rd place winner.  

I was never a fan of outside. My skin reacts to pretty much everything, I harbour a pathological hatred of exercise and I only have to think about the sun to get burnt.