Rona Gallery, 151 Muritai Rd, Eastbourne
Begins with an Open Mic session for local writers. Refreshments. Koha: $5
May 22: Kate de Goldi – author of adult and children’s fiction including the award-winning runaway bestseller 10 PM Question (Longacre) and the picture book Clubs. Kate is also a fine reviewer of children’s books (National Radio/TVNZ) and is working on a history of a pre-eminent children’s book collection.
July 24: Jo Thorpe – poetry: In/let (Steele Roberts). Jo is a dancer, dance reviewer and teacher of dance history, and writes poems that ‘dance’ – in their delicious language, musicality and themes.