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.
Authors including Margaret Atwood and Ariel Dorfman have
joined members of PEN International in calling for urgent financial support
for the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights before it is forced to
axe 40% of its staff this summer.