Pania Tahau-Hodges (Ngāti Tūwharetoa, Ngāi Tūhoe)is the Publishing Manager at Huia Publishers. An editor by trade, Pania has over 20 years’ experience of working in the publishing industry. She has worked in both the commercial and educational publishing sectors and now works as part of the senior leadership team at Huia publishers. In 2016 she was selected for a work placement with Fischer Verlage, one of the biggest publishing houses in Germany, an initiative established through the collaborative efforts of PANZ and the Frankfurt Book Fair, and with support from Creative New Zealand. Her passion is to help share the stories of Aotearoa, and to ensure that Māori voices, perspectives, realities, aspirations, and language are a visible part of our literary landscape.