Joanna Kidman

Joanna Kidman (Ngāti Maniapoto, Ngāti Raukawa) is Professor of Māori education at Victoria University of Wellington. Her research focuses on the politics of indigeneity, Māori youth and settler-colonial nationhood. She has worked extensively in Māori communities impacted by the New Zealand Wars and looked into how these conflicts have shaped tribal and national memory, identity and history.