Sunday, August 31, 2014

Last day of Christchurch Writers & Readers Festival

Last Day Today!
What an atmosphere there has been around the city in last few days , with writers turning up in all places. Don't miss out - there are still plenty of events to see today.


Some of today's Highlights

Special Event: Margaret Mahy Memorial Lecture with Elizabeth Knox

Politics: The Politics of Indignation

Ngai Tahu Storytelling: Korero Purakau  

Exercise: Body and Mind

Crime: Dark and Chilling

Photography and History: Remembering Anzac

Fiction: The Interesting and Beyond the Veil:

Current Events: Rebuilding Christchurch

and more......



Five special events will be held in The Sunday Fringe at The Physics Room in Tuam St. Spend the day there, or pop along for one session; these are interesting talks with lots of variety..


Survivor Poetry has been part of the festival since 2008, it's a great way to end the weekend with a bang! Come and hear some amazing local talent, and see who will win the coveted title. 

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