10 April, 8.45am – 4.15pm.
Oxford Terrace Baptist Church,
228 Oxford Terrace, Christchurch/Ōtautahi
Take part in a day of keynote sessions, workshops, masterclasses and discussions plus a catered morning tea/coffee and lunch. The event is open to all with a wide range of affordable prices (including early bird prices) for students, NZSA members, non-members and those wishing to become members.
Addresses: Paula Morris; David Eggleton
Workshops: ‘Homing In’, poetry with David Eggleton; Editing 101 with Sue Copsey; Writing Short Fiction with Owen Marshall; Getting Noticed: Review your Pitch with Sue Copsey; “I’d like to write but first I need to do the dishes, mow the lawn, walk the dog, make the lunches, visit Mum….” with Tania Roxborogh.
Masterclasses: Research in Fiction with Mandy Hager; How to Rock Your Author Brand with Steff Green; The Structural Puzzle with Paula Morris
Talks: Writing histories of Aotearoa with Gavin Bishop
Panels: Talking with kids with Mandy Hager, David Eggleton and Tania Roxborogh; We may be grounded, but we can still go on with
Paula Morris, Steff Green
Drop in: Get your contracting, trade or pricing questions answered with NZSA CEO Jenny Nagle
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Whangārei: 13 November