2017 Ngā Kupu Ora Awards: Māori Book Awards Finalists and Winners

2017 Ngā Kupu Ora Māori Book Awards Winners
2017 Ngā Kupu Ora Māori Book Awards Winners


The finalists and winners in the 2017 Ngā Kupu Ora Māori Book Awards are: 

Te Reo Māori

Title: Te Mauri o Te Whare - WINNER Te Mauri o Te Whare
Authors: Agnes McFarland; rāua ko Taiarahia Black
Publisher: NZCER Press

 

Title: Mauri Ora: Wisdom from the Māori World Mauri Ora: Wisdom from the Māori World
Authors: Peter Alsop & Te Rau Kupenga
Publisher: Potton and Burton Ltd

Non-fiction

Title: Decolonisation in Aotearoa: Education, research and practice - WINNER Decolonisation in Aotearoa: Education, research and practice
Authors: Edited by Jessica Hutchings and Jenny Lee-Morgan
Publisher: NZCER Press

 

Title: Diversity in community: Indigenous scholars writing Diversity in community: Indigenous scholars writing
Authors: Edited by Dr Mere Kēpa and Dr Cheryl Stephens. 
Publisher: NZCER Press

 

Non-fiction politics

 

Title: New treaty, New Tradition: Reconciling New Zealand and Māori Law - WINNER New treaty, New Tradition: Reconciling New Zealand and Māori Law
Author: Carwyn Jones
Publisher: Victoria University Press

Title: Reconciliation, Representation and Indigeneity 'Biculturalism’ in Aotearoa New Zealand Reconciliation, Representation and Indigeneity ''Biculturalism’ in Aotearoa New Zealand
Authors: Edited by Peter Adds [and 3 others]
Publisher: Universitantsverlag Winter Heidelberg

Title: Tupuna Awa: People and Politics of the Waikato River Tupuna Awa: People and Politics of the Waikato River
Author: Marama Muru-Lanning
Publisher: Auckland University Press

Biography/History

Title: In Dark Places: The confessions of Teina Pora and an ex-cop's fight for justice - WINNER In Dark Places: The confessions of Teina Pora and an ex-cop''s fight for justice
Author: Michael Bennett
Publisher: Paul Little Books

 

Title: Māori Television: The First Ten Years Māori Television: The First Ten Years
Author: Jo Smith
Publisher: Auckland University Press

Art

Title: A Whakapapa of Tradition: One Hundred Years of Ngāti Porou Carving, 1830-1930 - WINNER A Whakapapa of Tradition: One Hundred Years of Ngāti Porou Carving, 1830-1930
Author: Ngarino Ellis, with new photography by Natalie Robertson
Publisher: Auckland University Press

 

Title: Gottfried Lindauer's New Zealand: The Māori Portraits   Gottfried Lindauer''s New Zealand: The Māori Portraits
Author: Edited by Ngahiraka Mason and Zara Stanhope
Publisher: Auckland University Press

 

Title: A beautiful hesitation A beautiful hesitation
Author: Fiona Pardington
Publisher: Victoria University Press

Creative Writing

Title: Stories on the Four Winds: Ngā Hau e Whā - WINNER Michael Krzanich, photography; Haare Williams, poetry and art; Witi Ihimaera, editing
Authors: Edited by Brian Bargh and Robyn Bargh
Publisher: Huia Publishers

Title: Someone's Mana  Someone''s Mana
Author: Michael Krzanich, photography; Haare Williams, poetry and art; Witi Ihimaera, editing
Publisher: H.Cantz

 

Title: Daylight Second Daylight Second
Author: Kelly Ann Morey
Publisher: HarperCollins

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