Keni Johanni-Piahana

Ngāti Ranginui, Ngāti Rangiwewehi

Keni Johanni-Piahana, married to Tina and father of five children, has worked in resource management in Tauranga, has been a Teachers’ College lecturer in Multicultural Studies.

Biographical sources

  • Hī Ika: Ka Pu te ruha
  • ka hao te rangatahi Summer 2004/2005: 5.


  • "Ism Schism: Definitions Of Bi-Culturalism." Race Gender Class 7 (1988): 39-43.
  • "Towards Equity in Education." Getting it Right: Aspects of Ethnicity and Equality in New Zealand Education. Ed. Walter Hirsh and Raymond Scott. Auckland, N.Z.: Office of the Race Relations Conciliator, 1988. 61-64.
  • Johnanni-Piahana discusses the implications of the non-racist focus of the Curriculum Review - the Report of the Committee to Review the Curriculum for Schools which was published in 1987.