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Māori spoken word Poet Te Kahu Rolleston has been given the well- deserved opportunity to attend the Banff Centres Indigenous Writing Programme in Canada next month.
Te Kahu will gain invaluable tutoring and mentoring and also have the opportunity to showcase his works at the conference. For Te Kahu, who is the mokopuna of Melbo and Te Kahu Roretana, son to Te Uta, he has:
These are amazing feats from our boy from Matakana Island.
Ngāi Te Rangi congratulates Te Kahu and we look forward to hearing about the trip and following his bright future.