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, July 20, 2017
You are invited to a poetry reading:
You are invited to a poetry
Winter Readings 2017 –
This year’s Winter Readings returns to
Paekakariki after last year’s successful event, forming
a rebirth of 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 TheBeach Boys.
Sunday, 6 August 2017
Poets: Marilyn Duckworth, MaryJane Thomson, Mark Pirie,
Damian Ruth, Michael O’Leary, Mary Maringikura
Campbell and Nelson Wattie (MC).
Venue: St Peter’s Hall, Beach Rd,
Admission to the reading is by koha. Books for
sale from 2.00pm. No EFTPOS. Cash/cheque sales only.
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