Nuku: Stories of Indigenous Women
The power of storytelling is evident in our earliest pu¯ra¯kau. Stories can change the world. It is how our tu¯puna passed on their knowledge, the blueprint for living well, for generations.
Through telling their stories, the women in this book seek to influence the world around them. The youngest is 14 and the eldest is in her mid-70s. They are wa¯hine Ma¯ori, Moriori, Pasifika, Melanesian, Wijadjuri, Himalayan and Mexican.