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, January 27, 2009
Centre for New Zealand Studies Birkbeck, University of London
Wednesday 28 January 2009
Centre for New Zealand Studies,
Rm. 330, North Block, Senate House,Malet St.,
Looking at Ourselves: New Zealand Painted Portraits, 1930-1970 Richard Wolfe, author of more than 25 books including Kiwi: More than a Bird, All Our Own Work: New Zealand Folk Art, In My Day: Looking at New Zealand's Past, The Way We Wore: The Clothes New Zealanders Have Loved, and Moa: The Dramatic Story of the Discovery of a Giant Bird.
Richard will be presenting from his new book New Zealand Portraits.