Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Friday, October 19, 2012
The Waiheke Book Festival 2012 , on the 26 – 28 October
of THE COMPLEAT BEATLES
two volume compendium and video produced by Stephanie Bennett.
Once only opportunity - books are no longer in print.
Auction by John Hawkesby at Waiheke Cinema
during the film event.
You can place a tender bid by emailing the Waiheke Cinema
by midday on Friday 26 October
The Waiheke Book Festival 2012 , on the 26 – 28 October is once again an
inspiring festival for lovers of art.
I do hope
you can the most of these events - Geraldine
GALA LUNCH WITH JACQUELINE FAHEY
Sunday 28 October 11am at Mudbrick
Vineyard & Restaurant
Jacqueline Fahey is a distinguished artist. Her memoir Before I Forget
charts her life since 1960.
One of the first New Zealand artists to work explicitly from a
woman’s perspective. She became an influential lecturer at Elam
School of Fine Arts at Auckland University. Fahey represented New
Zealand at the 1985 Sydney Perspecta and her work was included in the
2007 exhibition 100
Feminist Painters at the Los Angeles Museum of
Contemporary Art. Before I Forget
tells of her friendships with artists including Rita Angus and
. ( Bookings essential at Eventfinda or Mudbrick)
at Mudbrick Potager Room
Friday 26 October
midday KICK START
for experienced and would be novelists, scriptwriters and playwrights
Anyone with a project or idea.
2pm HAVE YOU GOT
WHAT IT TAKES TO SELF PUBLISH? The snakes and
ladders of self publishing from Mark Sommerset
and Nick Theobold.