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.
Thursday, October 06, 2016
JoinThe Artsa Foundation to celebrate Sir Ronad lScott
Join us to celebrate
Sir Ronald Scott
We are looking forward to
celebrating the life of tireless
advocate for New Zealand sports and arts, Sir Ronald Scott, on Tuesday
evening next week. Please join us at City Gallery,
Wellington, to learn of the significant contributions Sir
Ronald made to the cultural life of New Zealand.
The service will include readings from Arts Foundation Laureates Jenny
Bornholdt and Bill Manhire. Sir Ronald had an extensive collection of
poetry and Jenny Bornholdt was one of his favourite poets.
To help us with catering we are grateful if you could let us know you are
coming by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
11 October 2016 City Gallery, Wellington
Doors open at 5.30pm for 6pm start.
The service is followed by light refreshments
Image above from left to
right: Sir Eion Edgar and Bill Manhire with Sir Ron Scott