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Anthsisters Killin' It

Check out some snazzy academic musings from my three favourite people in the vic anthropology department…


Being Māori and queer in 2014

In a famous Māori love tale that features my ancestors, Hinemoa and Tutānekai, a romantic relationship between two men is slotted into the plot seamlessly. With no shame and no fuss, the mention of Tutānekai’s love for his “hoa takatāpui” implies that being gay in pre-colonial Aotearoa was very much accepted. 475 more words