The Whangārei Fringe is hosting a celebration of music and poetry, called Intangential, this Wednesday, October 21st.

Your Place Events is hosting another live, online poetry open mic on Sunday night (October 11)! Tune in at 7.30pm NZT. 🎤 This event features fantastic poet Nairobi Thompson. Join the mailing list to hear about future events. 📨

The winners of the 2020 Caselberg Trust International Poetry Prize, judged by renowned poet Cilla McQueen, have been announced. Congratulations to Tim Upperton (first place) and Giles Graham (runner up)! Find out more on the Caselberg Trust website. The awards ceremony will take place at the University Book Shop (UBS) in Ōtepoti/Dunedin, on Tuesday the […]

Your Place Events is hosting another live, online poetry slam on Sunday night (October 4)! Tune in at 7.30pm NZT. 🎤 Join the mailing list to hear about future events. 📨

Over in America: “This coming Friday, Words out Loud features Katherine Gekker and Dale Brown reading from their poetry, plus open mic and literary trivia quiz. Join with or without a Halloween or PPE mask. Extra credit for poems inspired by Tuesday night’s presidential debates…”

Girls on Key Poetry hosts Girls on Key International on October 7th, from 8.15pm. This is the fourth in an international series and includes an open mic and film screening. Featured poets are Stephanie Dogfoot and Elizabeth Morton. Find out more about the event on Facebook.

The Hawkes Bay Poetry Slam is on this Saturday from 6.30pm!

The Otago Poetry Slam is this Saturday in Ōtepoti/Dunedin, from 8pm! Check out the event on Facebook.

First, a reading and open mic session tomorrow night (September 23) at the Imagitech Theatre in Ōtautahi/Christchurch at 6.30pm. For those in Port Chalmers this Friday (September 25), the event “Poetic friends of John Francis speak” will start at 5pm, featuring, among others, David Eggleton. Head along to Pea Sea Art, 6 George Street. Another […]

Your Place Events is hosting another live, online open mic on Sunday night (September 20)! Tune in at 7.30pm NZT. This time the event will feature the National Director for NZ Poetry Slam, Michael Moore! Join the mailing list to hear about future events. http://eepurl.com/gWDYub