Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Tonight’s the night! Word Christchurch Writers & Readers Festival gets underway.
Tonight’s the night!
officially starts tonight with two very different events.
Shigeru Ban and Andrew Barrie in the Cardboard Cathedral and
Rising Voices Youth Poetry Slam
Shigeru Ban: Cardboard Cathedral Wednesday 27
August, 7.30pm Transitional
Cathedral, Latimer Square Door sales available, cash only More info here
Rising Voices Youth Poetry Slam Wednesday 27
August, 6.30-8.30pm Te Puna
Wanaka Marae, CPIT Coventry Street Free More info here