Jeffrey Paparoa Holman
Jeffrey Paparoa Holman writes poetry, non-fiction and reviews. He has published seven volumes of poetry: As Big As A Father (Steele Roberts 2002) was shortlisted for the poetry section of the Montana Book Awards in 2003; Shaken Down 6.3, poems of the 2011 Christchurch earthquakes (Canterbury University Press 2012) is his most recent. His study of the anthropologist Elsdon Best and his Tuhoe informant, Tutakangahau, Best of Both Worlds (2010) and his recent memoir, The Lost Pilot (2013) are both published by Penguin. A Senior Adjunct Fellow at the University of Canterbury, he lives in Christchurch.