Te Hā

Hōtaka | Programme

Location: Te Wānanga o Aotearoa, 3/5 Heriot Drive, Porirua

Friday 4th October to Sunday 6th October, 2019

Cost: $120 p/p, includes accommodation and all meals, plus selected workshops.

Friday 4th October

TimeSessionDetails
9.00amShuttle departs Wellington
airport for Porirua
Please book (if required) at time of registration.
10.00amPōwhiriTe Wānanga o Aotearoa Porirua Campus
3/5 Heriot Drive
Porirua
11.30-12.30Lunch | RegistrationTime to settle in for those staying on-site
Rangatahi orientation: time to connect with Te Kahu Rolleston.
1.00-2.30pmKaupapa KōreroKia Tika te tuhituhi: The Right to Write
Panel discussion with Anahera Gildea, Matariki Williams, Leonie Hayden, Laura O’Connell Rapira & Nadine Anne Hura (Chair)
3.00-5.00pmWorkshop One
(Or free write)
Option 1:
Find Your Writing Community: New And Emerging Writers with Ataria Sharman & Rangimarie Jolley Open to all.

Option 2: (New – just added!)
Kete Whakaaro/Kupu Whakairo – Poetry Workshop (Rangatahi priority) with Anahera Gildea

Option 3:
Fiction: Show Don’t Tell (Mystery presenter – secure your place! Limited numbers)

Option 4: (New – just added!)
Te hītori o Ngā Pou Kaituhi Māori An opportunity for writers in Te Reo to connect, learn about the whakapapa of Ngā Pou Kaituhi Māori, and to strengthen our networks. (Registration not required – Open to all)

Programme Update: Please note, Writing memoir: Your Life, Your Story with Renée has moved to Saturday 2pm – 4pm.
6.00pmDinner
7.30pmWhaka-
whanaungatanga
Pānui from Te Hā & Ngā Pou Board Chairs James George & Wena Tait
Followed by informal open mic and regional introductions

Saturday 5th October

TimeSessionDetails
7.30amBreakfast
8.30am-10.30amWorkshop TwoRegistration required for all workshops (limited places)

Option 1:
Fiction workshop with James George (double wānanga)

Option 2:
Creative Nonfiction: Art and Craft with Paula Morris (double wānanga)

Option 3:
Values-based storytelling with Leonie Hayden & Laura O’Connell Rapira

Option 4: (update!)
Te Ao Tūroa – me ōna kārangaranga! with Hohepa (Joe) Harawira

Option 5:
Kete Whakaaro/Kupu Whakairo – Poetry Workshop with Anahera Gildea

Option 6: (New – just added!)
Your Waha Your Way (Rangatahi offered priority) – Poetry with Tayi Tibble & essa may ranapiri
10.30-11.00amMorning Tea |
Book signing
11.00-12.30pmKaupapa KōreroTuakana | Teina: The mentoring relationship (Updated!)
A conversation with Witi Ihimaera, Te Kahu Rolleston, Dallas Karangaroa & Whiti Hereaka, chaired by James George.
12.30pm-1.30pmLunch
2.00pm-4.00pmWorkshop 3
(Or free write)
Registration required for all workshops (limited places)

Option 1:
Fiction workshop with James George (continued)

Option 2:
Creative Nonfiction: Art and Craft with Paula Morris (continued)

Option 3:
Creating Memorable Characters with Whiti Hereaka

Option 4:
Your Waha Your Way – Poetry with Tayi Tibble & essa may ranapiri

Option 5: (Update!)
Pūrākau: Tuia te Kaupapa Tangata. Deep Stories: Binding Human Relationships with Darryn Joseph.

Option 6: (Please note, this session has been moved from Friday at 3pm)
Writing memoir: Your Life, Your Story
with Renée (limited numbers)
4.00pm-4.30pmAfternoon Tea | Book signing
4.30pm-5.30pmKaupapa KōreroMāreikura: Women of Words
A conversation with Patricia Grace and Renée chaired by Arihia Latham
6.00pmHākari
7.00pm-LateOpen MicYour Waha, Your Way
A chance for writers to read and share their work, led by Tayi Tibble and essa may ranapiri with soulful jams by the lyrical bawse Ladyfruit!

Sunday 6th October

TimeSessionDetails
7.30amBreakfast
8.30am-9.30amKaupapa Kōrero
(Or free write)
Te Pae Tawhiti – Where to from here?
What opportunities exist for writers both grassroots and nationally? What can/should Te Hā be doing to support writers? An open-floor discussion and a chance for the community to feedback to the board of Te Hā.
10.00am-11.30pmKaupapa KōreroGetting Published: Bring your questions for editors and publishers
Chaired by Emma Espiner

Publishers to be announced shortly.
12.00-1.30pmLunch | Poroporoaki
2.00pmShuttle to Wellington
airport
Please book (if required) at time of registration.

How to get to the venue

Te Wānanga o Aotearoa Porirua
3/5 Heriot Drive, Porirua

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