a fine line magazine’s theme for its Summer 2019 edition is KEY. What does this word bring to mind? What images start to form? Deadline 10 October 2019 Our guidelines have been updated with new requirements, so please have a read before submitting your work – https://poetrysociety.org.nz/…/a-fine-line-quarterly-magaz…/ Financial members receive advance notice of themes in our […]

‘Unleash the power of poetry’ — so declares the slogan of National Poetry Day. This year’s Poetry Day falls on 23 August. And with a lineup of events that invites everyone to celebrate all things poetry, this power will be felt all across New Zealand. Browse the complete calendar of events for National Poetry Day […]

The Annual General Meeting of The New Zealand Poetry Society Incorporated will be held at 2pm on Saturday, 22nd June 2019; Room 5, Knox Church, 449 George Street, Dunedin. Directions: Room 5 is in the administration building behind the church, ground floor level and to the right. Parking is on-street. AGENDA 1)  Apologies 2)  Confirmation […]

For a fine line magazine’s Winter edition, we are searching for our first Featured Student Poet. Any New Zealand poets who self-identify as a student are welcome to send in their work for consideration. The chosen poet will have their poetry featured in a fine line’s next edition, and they will receive a book token […]

Take a peek behind the magic curtain of performance poetry, with invaluable advice for those willing to brave the stage from Tarns Hood (second place-getter at the 2017 NZ National Poetry Slam), while Joan Fleming shares her overview of the NZ poetry publishing landscape. If you’ve ever wanted to know who’s publishing what, this one’s […]