Archive for December, 2009

Poetic Justice Wanaka has received funding from the Upper Clutha Community Arts Council to bring in some well-know New Zealand poets as featured readers. First up will be Brian Turner on Monday, 15 February. From the New Zealand Book Council website: As one of New Zealand’s most significant writers on landscape, environmentalism and sport, Turner […]

Thanks to all who came along to our final Open Mic Night for 2009 on December 19. We had 10 readers — a record — and our greatest variety of nationalities and voices to date. Congrats to Liz Breslin, who won Best Poem and scored herself a bottle of Pinot Gris from Olssens Winery.  We will be […]