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, May 02, 2017
AWF - Updates & Changes
AUCKLAND WRITERS FESTIVAL 16 - 21 May 2017
IMPORTANT UPDATES AND CHANGES
We are delighted to announce a second session with insta-poet sensation, Rupi Kaurdue to popular demand, as well as extra events with David GallerandPeter Simpsonfollowing their sold out first sessions.
Regrettably, this year's Festival sees some author cancellations. Hisham Matar is no longer visiting New Zealand as he will be in New York to collect his Pulitzer Prize, and serious family illness means Ha Jin is unable to attend. Please contact Ticketmasteror call on 09 970 9700 for ticket exchanges or refunds for their solo sessions The Return and The Boat Rocker.