Friday, July 15, 2011
Best New Zealand Poems 10
Each year an on-line anthology of 25 poems is published by the IIML under the title of Best New Zealand Poems. As a curtain raiser for National Poetry Day on July 22, we present 10 of the 25 poets whose work was chosen by last year’s editor, Chris Price, who is currently in Menton as the 2011 Katherine Mansfield Fellow. We welcome: Hinemoana Baker, Emma Barnes, James Brown, Kate Camp, Geoff Cochrane, Jennifer Compton, Anna Jackson, Anna Livesey, John Newton and Kerrin Sharpe.
Bill Manhire will chair this session.
Where: Te Papa Marae, 4th Floor, Te Papa (please note that no food may be taken into Te Papa Marae).
Date: Monday 18 July
Writers on Mondays is presented with the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, and with additional support from Circa Theatre and City Gallery Wellington.
These sessions are open to the public and free of charge.