No'u Revilla

No’u Revilla (she/her) is a queer ʻŌiwi (Native Hawaiian) poet and educator. Born and raised with the Līlīlehua rain of Waiʻehu on the island of Maui, she currently lives and loves with the Līlīlehua rain of Pālolo on the island of Oʻahu. Her work has been featured in Poetry, Lit Hub, ANMLY, the Honolulu Museum of Art, and the Library of Congress. She has performed and facilitated poetry workshops throughout Hawaiʻi as well as Canada, Papua New Guinea, and the United Nations. She teaches creative writing as an Assistant Professor at the University of Hawaiʻi-Mānoa, where she also cultivates poetry fellowships with other ʻŌiwi women writers. In the summer 2019, she taught poetry at Puʻuhuluhulu University while standing to protect Maunakea with her lāhui. Learn more at