National Poetry Day 2019 by Phantom Billstickers National Poetry Day

National Poetry Day 2019

Poets in Space: Readings of new works by Dunedin poets responding to local spaces and places

In partnership with the Otago-Southland NZ Society of Authors, and with the support of Phantom Billstickers, Dunedin Public Libraries invites you to celebrate National Poetry Day at our annual gala event. Eight esteemed poets have been charged with writing new works in response to local locations. These new works will be presented for the first time on National Poetry Day.

Featuring: Lynley Edmeades | Sally McIntyre | Shereen Asha Murugayah | Adam Stewart | Susan Wardell | Claire Lacey | Jessica Thompson | Molly Crichton

Join us for music, drinks and nibbles at 5.30pm before the main event!

Tickets: $5 - Booking Essential – book in person at Dunedin City Library – payment on collection (tickets on sale 1st July)

Friday 23rd August, 5.30pm
Dunningham Suite, 4th Floor, Dunedin City Library