Catch poet and musician Sheldon Rua online this Wednesday (8th April) at 7pm on the Action Education Facebook page.

Salty is a zine out of Wellington that focuses on poetry and art.

WAI WORD 2020 has postponed two events: 5 Apr – POSTPONED – Don Farr at Carterton Memorial Club (RSA), 35 Broadway St, Carterton10 May – POSTPONED – Wai Word & Featherston Booktown presents “The Influence of Place” – with Wairarapa-based writers Lilla Csorgo, Rhondda Greig, Madeleine Slavick, John Summers – Kiwi Hall, ANZAC Hall, 62 […]

NZPS’s a fine line magazine, Autumn edition, takes flight with thought-provoking articles from Helen McKinlay and Raewyn Alexander, poems from our brilliant Members on the theme of Birds, plus a special collaboration between New Zealand and Jamaican poets, organised by Jamaican poet Ann-Margaret Lim and our very own NZPS President Shane Hollands, with poems that […]

Please note that the Creative New Zealand Samoa Artist in Residence 2020, originally closing tomorrow, April 3rd, has been suspended.

Dunedin poet Emma Neale is the 2020 recipient of the Lauris Edmond Memorial Award for Poetry, a prize given biennially in recognition of a distinguished contribution to New Zealand poetry. Emma Neale is the author of six novels and six collections of poetry. Her most recent novel, Billy Bird (2016) was short-listed for the Acorn […]

AUP New Poets 6, featuring the work of Ben Kemp, Vanessa Crofskey, and Chris Stewart, and edited by Anna Jackson, was launched online on March 28th. You can order your copy through Time Out Bookstore (orders will be fulfilled once lockdown ceases).