Guests: Mafine Toa, a creative collective of New Zealand-born Tokelau women,will present a wonderful programme interweaving poetry, music and dance Plus: Open mic from 4pm Time: Sunday 15 October, 4-6pm; Entry is free Place: The Fringe, 26-32 Allen Street, Wellington City Advertisements

Michael Steven                  & Sean McMahon Michael Steven was born in 1977. His poems, essays and short fiction have appeared in places such as Brief, IKA, Landfall, Phantom Billstickers Cafe Reader, and Poetry NZ Yearbook. A chapbook The Story of My Past Lives is forthcoming from Maungatua Press later this year, and Otago […]

1 October 2017 | 10am – 5pm Join us for a day of cultural activities and performances. Normal admission charges apply. Children under 13 FREE. (maximum two per adult) Additional charges apply for some events. Tower Room Storytelling | 11am – 11.45am Be part of this interactive storytelling event lead by our talented storyteller, Danny […]

Live at Thirsty Dog on K’rd. 7:30 Sign Up. KOHA for the artists! POET – Mark Rafills “…wearing three hearts on his sleeve, handling his damning like Little John’s staff, a bent bough from the strongest tree, consumed by the fire of what it means to be free…” So goes a couple of lines from former […]

NZ Poetry Conference & Festival – Auckland 2017 Ellen Melville Centre, Auckland City community – creativity – celebration – connection – collaboration Friday 10 November 3 00pm – 7 00pm Includes a catered p.m. tea, book sales & swaps: finger food and wine at end of day 3 00 – special welcome – refreshments – […]