announced until 1 February, he’s pleased to have secured some of Aotearoa’s best writers and thinkers for the literary festival. One of those writers is Lloyd Jones, whose much anticipated novel The Cage will be published in early 2018.
“Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize for Mister Pip, Jones is one of New Zealand’s most admired and respected writers. He will be in conversation with award-winning Australian writer Charlotte Wood on Friday 9 March.”
describing her voice as “simultaneously sharp and confiding, sardonic and lugubrious”; Lockwood’s unique memoir Priestdaddy has been listed by The New York Times Book Review as one of its 10 Best Books of 2017.