Writers on Mondays: Best New Zealand Poems 2012 

When:
Mon 12 Aug 2013,  12.15pm–1.15pm
Where:
Te Marae, Level 4
Cost:
Free entry
Type:
Talk 

To mark National Poetry Day, nine poets in Best New Zealand Poems 2012 present a taster for the anthology, with chair Chris Price.

This session features poets whose work was chosen by last year’s editor, Ian Wedde, for the on-line anthology Best New Zealand Poems 2012. The poets are Sarah Jane Barnett, James Brown, Zarah Butcher-McGunnigle, Geoff Cochrane, Siobhan Harvey, Helen Heath, Greg O’Brien, Harry Ricketts, and Ashleigh Young. New Zealand National Poetry Day is 16 August.

Chair: Chris Price

About Writers on Mondays

From mid July to October each year, Victoria University’s International Institute of Modern Letters (IIML) runs a series of events highlighting writers active in and around Wellington, as well as guests from overseas.

Writers on Mondays 2013 is hosted by Te Papa with additional support from Circa Theatre.

Please note that no food may be taken onto Te Marae.

See all Writers on Mondays events at Te Papa

Go to the IIML website to download a programme