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.
Monday, July 10, 2017
The Prime Minister discusses his love of literature
Katherine Mansfield is New
Zealand’s most famous short story author whose writing is admired and
studied throughout the world. The Katherine Mansfield House and Garden,
Katherine’s birthplace at 25 Tinakori Road, Wellington, is a museum
dedicated to celebrating her life and literary works.
You are invited to
help them keep Katherine Mansfield’s legacy alive by attending
this fundraising event to launch the house and garden restoration project.
New Zealand’s foremost literary house museum, the Katherine Mansfield House
and Garden educates and inspires New Zealanders about Katherine Mansfield
and her internationally acclaimed works.
Come and enjoy a glass of
bubbles and canapés with the Prime Minister and hear him speak about his
love of literature.
RSVP now to secure your
tickets to this exclusive event. $50 per person with all proceeds going
towards the Katherine Mansfield House and Garden restoration project.
Tuesday 1 August
2017 5.30pm – 7pm
Marsden Auditorium Samuel Marsden
Collegiate School Marsden Avenue, Karori, Wellington
Book online at www.katherinemansfield.com