Noʻu Revilla

Noʻu Revilla (she/her) is an ʻŌiwi poet, performer, and educator. Her debut book of poetry Ask the Brindled won the 2021 National Poetry Series. She also won the 2021 Omnidawn Broadside Poetry prize. Her work has been featured in Ours Poetica, Beloit, ANMLY, Lit Hub, Poetry, and the Library of Congress. Her poetry has also been adapted for theatrical productions in Aotearoa and art exhibitions in the Honolulu Museum of Art and the IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts in Santa Fe, New Mexico. She is an assistant professor at the University of Hawaiʻi-Mānoa, where she teaches creative writing with an emphasis on ʻŌiwi literature, spoken word, and decolonial poetics.

Public Event

Ask the Brindled Book Launch

Thursday, September 1, 2022, 5:30 – 7:00 PM

Kawaiwai at Mōʻiliʻili
1110 University Ave

Featured Performers: No‘u Revilla, Jocelyn Ng, Brandy Nālani McDougall, Māhealani Ahia, Kahala Johnson, Lyz Soto, and DJ Mermaid

Event Sponsors: Mānoa Center for the Humanities and Civic Engagement; Department of English; Department of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; Hawaiʻinuiākea School of Hawaiian Knowledge; and Native Hawaiian Student Services.