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.
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
You are invited to a poetry reading
Winter Readings 2016 – Poetry
This year’s Winter Readings celebrates the return of Winter Readings itself, a popular event at the City Gallery and other venues in Wellington
2003-2008. Each event featured a tribute to an album or group.
This year’s readings form a tribute to the Bee Gees.
Sunday, 17 July 2016
Poets: MaryJane Thomson, Mark Pirie, Rob Hack,
Polina Kouzminova, Michael O’Leary and Jeanne
Venue: St Peter’s Hall, Beach Rd,
Admission to the reading is by koha. Books for
sale from 2.00pm. No refreshments will be served.
The Main Street houses cafes and a bar close by,
for those who arrive early.
Earl of Seacliff Art Workshop (ESAW) will publish
an anthology of poems by the readers featured to
celebrate the event.
Winter Readings are presented by:
Paekakariki Community Trust Poetry Archive Trust Earl of Seacliff Art Workshop