Welcome to the Aotearoa Literary Hub

Each month we feature the work of a NZ or Pasifika writer through the lens of shared reading.


Lucia Ablett

Lucia is a creative writer in all genres including rap, poetry, screenplays. I had a very multicultural upbringing and from this developed a passion for

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Steph Matuku

Steph Matuku (Ngāti Mutunga, Ngāti Tama, Te Atiawa) writes stories for the page, stage and screen. She has generously shared her short story for adults

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Helen McNeil

Twenty-five years as a psychologist has lent Helen McNeil’s writing both insight and compassion. She writes about ordinary people dealing with deep questions: Where is

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J.C. Sturm

We are proud to collaborate this month with our friends at Artspace Aotearoa to present the work of Jacquie (J.C.) Sturm. We will be reading

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Rough Lives Speak

We are spoilt with 6 poets this summer from the Street Poets & Artists Collective Enterprises (SPACE)So we are giving you 3 whole months to

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Daren Kamali 

Daren Kamali (Fijian, Uvean, Futunan, Samoan and Scottish) is a busy man who has just got home from touring Aotearoa with Mad Doggerel Cabaret so

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