WORD Christchurch Festival sounds amazing!

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So the new WORD Christchurch Writers & Readers Festival sounds like it’s going to be AMAZING. Kristin Hersh! Ruth Reichl! NoViolet Bulawayo! I’d definitely suggest you get along! Check out today’s media release: New Look Festival Returns Bigger Than Ever to Brighten Up Christchurch’s Inner City The WORD Christchurch Writers & Readers Festival today launches its most […]

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It’s important to support minority interests… like rugby

Yet again it amazes me how when it comes to hugely popular and privately-supported sports event the public purse can always be relied upon to somehow find that extra $1,000,000 or so, but when it comes to hugely popular and privately-supported cultural events the public purse can’t find $30,000. When sport is a success we […]

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Words on a Small Island: Waiheke Book Festival 2011

Friday 4 – Sunday 6 November Words on a Small Island The Waiheke Book Festival 2011 THE WAIHEKE BOOK FESTIVAL RETURNS WITH A FEAST OF LITERARY EVENTS – Booklovers don’t miss this one! From outrageous red-head Peta Mathias with her new book Beat till Stiff, to legend Lloyd Jones in conversation with Finlay Macdonald. From […]

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Cassandra Clare to Tour NZ in 2011

New York Times best-selling author CASSANDRA CLARE will be touring NEW ZEALAND in May 2011! AUCKLAND /  WELLINGTON Cassandra Clare – author of the best-selling series The Mortal Instruments – will be visiting the cities of Auckland and Wellington between the dates of 12-27 May 2011 and will be a guest author at Auckland Readers & Writers […]

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