NZ Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa (PEN NZ Inc)
10 May 2021
New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa (PEN NZ Inc) is the principal advocate for the professional interests of New Zealand's writers.
JOIN US for an invigorating day of professional development offering keynote sessions, workshops, masterclasses, and discussions, with a catered morning tea/coffee and lunch.
The event is open to all writers and to those working across the literary sector, with a wide range of affordable prices for students,
NZSA members, non-members, and those wishing to become members.
Image (clockwise from top left): Mary McCallum, Alison Wong, Elizabeth Kirkby-McLeod, Mandy Hager, Whiti Hereaka, Fiona Kidman, Paula Morris, Vanda Symon, Gavin Bishop, James Russell, Gem Wilder, Graci Kim.
Keynote Address from NZSA 2020-2021 President of Honour, Dr Paula Morris.
Workshops & Masterclasses: Writing For YA with Whiti Hereaka; Creating Best-sellers with James Russell; Research in Fiction with Mandy Hager; The Structural Puzzle with Paula Morris; Our Best Work with Mary McCallum; along with Pitching and US representation with Graci Kim; How to Write a Novel with Alison Wong; Poetry with Gem Wilder. Discussions: An Author is Not an Island with Mary McCallum and Elizabeth Kirkby-McLeod. Closing address and ‘Views from the Bridge’: with Gavin Bishop and Fiona Kidman.