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Ōtautahi has a rich literary heritage in publishing, writing and poetry - including two Booker Prize winners - and many of Aotearoa's most esteemed writers have honed their craft here.
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Jeff Clark – Performer and Playwright
Playwright and performer Jeff Clark shares his thoughts on creativity
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Lotta Dann – Writer
Writer Lotta Dann on Creativity
Zara Potts
Writer and producer Zara Potts on creativity
Rosie Belton – Writer and Drama Teacher
Rosie Belton shares her thoughts on creatity
Vale, Keri Hulme
Zara Potts with a personal reflection on the late, great Keri Hulme
Rachael King
Rachael King is an award winning writer and former WORD Christchurch literary director.
Meet Writer Sandra Arnold…
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Christchurch Writer Paul Cleave’s Crime Novel to be Turned into TV Drama Series
Paul Cleave's Dark City will be turned into a six-part drama series by the television company which produced Mad Men and Orange is the New Black.
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Hagley Writers’ Institute
The Hagley Writers' Institute is a not-for-profit creative writing school for adults.
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Rachael King
Rachael King is an award winning writer and former WORD Christchurch literary director.
Steph Walker and Kiran Dass on WORD!
WORD's Steph Walker and Kiran Dass talk to Zara Potts about joining the WORD team and what's in store for the festival this year and in the future...
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Christchurch Poetry Slam
Brush off your haikus and bust out your best rhymes because the Christchurch Poetry Slam is back!
Announcing the Winners of our Winter in Ōtautahi Competition – Stephanie Cartwright & Melanie McKerchar
Congratulations to our winners - Stephanie Cartwright & Melanie McKerchar
Celebrating National Poetry Day – Eight Poets – Poets vs Climate Change
Eight local poets respond to the issue of climate change and the eternal question of what can art really change?
[Crisis Call] – Josiah Morgan
[Crisis Call] was a community arts project run by Josiah Morgan. It was the outcome of a Toi Ōtautahi residency supported by the Christchurch City Council...
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