Kōiwi kōiwi – bone bone was published in 2010 and was Hinemoana Baker's second collection of poems. The first, Mātuhi – needle was published in 2004 and included a CD of her readings in the back pocket of the book. As the bilingual titles of her books suggest, Baker's poetry draws from both her Māori and Pākehā heritages. Baker is a performance poet who also sings and has produced several albums in a country/folk style. Listen to her reading a poem from Kōiwi kōiwi – bone bone: 'Methods of assessing the likely presence of a terrorist threat in a remote indigenous community'.
Using this item
Victoria University Press
Reference: Hinemoana Baker, Kōiwi kōiwi – bone bone. Wellington: Victoria University Press, 2010.
This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.