Aroha Harris, Arini Loader, Michael Stevens and Melissa Matutina Williams at Writers Week

At the New Zealand Writers Week 2016, co-author of Tangata Whenua: An Illustrated History Aroha Harris chaired a discussion, 'Looking Back, Looking Forward' on 12 March, with three of the book’s contributors: Arini Loader, Michael Stevens and Melissa Matutina Williams.

Each of the three panel members started by sharing a little bit about their iwi and their background as historians.

Read more from Ellen Falconer at: www.radionz.co.nz/collections/u/writers-and-readers-festivals/writers-week-wellington-2016/blog.