Archive: Witi Ihimaera

Authors at Harbourfront

At Harbourfront, Witi Ihimaera, a Maori from New Zealand, reads from "The Matriarch," a novel that won him the 1986 Wattie Book of the Year award, detailing four generations of a Maori family. A journalist, short-story writer, editor, and opera librettist, Ihimaera currently serves as a councillor of the New Zealand embassy in Washington.
Aired:
Dec 26, 1989