Heritage Hotels Seminar Series
A Passion for Poetry
Featuring Steven Herrick (Australia) and Paula Green (NZ)
10-12 June 2009
The Heritage Hotels Seminar Series features award-winning Australian poet and novelist Steven Herrick (pic left)– a YA and children’s specialist and performance poet (Do-wrong Ron, By The Naked River, Naked Bunyip Dancing), in conversation with New Zealand’s Paula Green – poet for adults and children (Flamingo Bendalingo, Macaroni Moon, Making Lists for Frances Hodgkins).
Seminars will be held in Auckland on 10 June at the Heritage Hotel, Wellington 11 June at the Mckenzie Theatre, Capital E and Christchurch 12 June at the Heritage Christchurch.
Tickets are available online at http://www.storylines.org.nz/ with a special Heritage Hotels prize draw for early bird bookings at each location. Tickets also available from Jabberwocky Children’s Bookshop in Auckland, and The Children’s Bookshop in Wellington and Christchurch. Storylines member or student with ID $20, non-member $25.
The Storylines Festival of New Zealand Children’s Writers and Illustrators will be held in August this year.