Haumi ē! Hui ē! Tāiki ē! Stay Well Here, the NZPS Anthology for 2020, is now available to order. Edited by Raewyn Alexander and full of the very best entries from our 2020 International Competition. Please fill out the order form below and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org
The New Zealand Poetry Society is pleased to announce the results of the 2020 International Poetry Competition! With over 2200 entries, the four judges were delighted at the exceptional writing that was entered from around the world. Click here for the full results, including reports from our judges.
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Last updated 25 August Here we aim to collate digital poetry events happening in Aotearoa and around the world. Many digital events use Zoom. Aotearoa/New Zealand Poetry at Your Place – updated with online poetry slams as they arise The House is Open: Live from Wellington – every Friday at 8pm (NZT) #postitpoems by philandhiscapsicum […]
Poet Nina Mingya Powles launches her collection, Magnolia 木蘭, via Instagram Live next week. Find out more about the event on Facebook.
The last Poetry @ Pegasus reading for the year will be at 6.30pm tomorrow night (November 27), Cuba Street, Wellington. Find out more about the event on Facebook.
Warm congratulations to Megan Kitching, recipient of the 2021 Elizabeth Brooke-Carr Emerging Writers Residency! Find out more about Megan, and the residency, on the Caselberg Trust website.
A spoken word event, Simple Cells, starts this Tuesday (24 November) in Wellington. Find out more on Facebook.
A new poetry journal, Tūhono, established by Wellington City Libraries, is accepting submissions from Wellington poets aged 5-18! The deadline is November 30, 2020. Find out more on their website.
The Café Writers Open Poetry Competition 2020 closes on November 30, 2020. There are £1,850 of prizes to be won. Find out more on their website.
Poetry Live! Presents Harry The Dead Poet and Brain Gun Tuesday 24th November @ 8pm, The Thirsty Dog, K Rd Harry The Dead Poet Part time underground legend Harry the Dead Poet does both kinds of poems – the kind that rhyme and the kind that don’t. He has been a guest poet at Poetry […]
Winning Writers maintains a database of writing competitions, with many closing in the next few weeks. Check it out!
Pull up a chair (virtually) and hear from the winners of the 2020 Prime Minister’s Awards for Literary Achievement on Tuesday 24th November, 6.30 pm NZT! Find out more about the event on Facebook.