Review: Writing About Trauma

Press Room Coordinator Madeleine Laing review’s Saturday’s panel, Writing About Trauma, with Tom Doig, Zainab Syed, Alana Schetzer and Eliza Henry-Jones […]

Review: Editing Ignorance

Press Room Contributor Bridget Lutherborrow reviews Saturday’s Editing Ignorance panel, with Samantha Forge, Emma Marie Jones, Jennifer Dougherty and Leonie […]

Big Issues: Press Freedom, Whistleblowing and National Security

Press Room Contributor Georgia Symons review’s Saturday’s Big Issues Panel – Press Freedom, Whistleblowing and National Security with Frey Newman, […]

Across the Ditch

Press Room Coordinator Madeleine Laing reviews Across the Ditch, on Sunday morning, with Leonie Hayden, Hera Lindsay Bird and Louise […]

Review: Writing and Faith

Press Room Contributor Georgia Symons reviews Saturday’s Writing and Faith panel, featuring Lachlan Brown, Fatima Measham, Eli Glasman and Zainab […]

Review: Coming of Queerness

Press Room Contributor Bridget Lutherborrow reviews Friday’s panel Coming of Queerness, with Roz Bellamy, Molly Lukin, and Cameron Colwell Stepping into The Gun […]

Review: Writing in Pictures

Press Room Contributor Georgia Symons reviews Friday’s panel, Writing in Pictures, with Cam Tyeson, Georgina Chadderton, Natalie Tran This panel drew (haha) together […]

Review: Writing Sex

Press Room Contributor Mike Day reviews Friday’s panel, Writing Sex, with Kate Iselin, Emma Marie Jones and Hugo Atherton Gray.  The […]

Daily Comic with Suus Agnes – Day Two

      Suus Agnes (Suzanne Claessen) is a Dunedin-based writer, illustrator and visual storyteller. She produces graphic experimental works including […]

Review: TED-esque Talks

Press Room Contributor Carissa Tan reviews Friday’s event TED-esque Talks, featuring Soreti Kadir, Adeline Teoh, Emma Rayward, Chloe Alison Escott […]

Review: If You Can’t Take the Heat

Press Room Contributor Georgia Symons reviews Friday’s event, ‘If You Can’t Take the Heat’ , featuring Samantha Prendergrast, Adam Curley, […]

Daily Comic with Suus Agnes

            Suus Agnes (Suzanne Claessen) is a Dunedin-based writer, illustrator and visual storyteller. She produces graphic […]

Review: The Ethics of Gonzo Journalism

Press Room Co-ordinator Madeleine Laing reviews Friday’s event, ‘The Ethics of Gonzo Journalism’, featuring Robbie Coleman, Alice Workman, Adam Curley, […]

A Newbie’s Guide to Newey Venues

As we gear up for another great year of lit-talking, fun-having and (most importantly) booze-drinking, we thought it would be […]

Wanna Workshop?

One of the side effects of seeing so many incredible writers, editors and performers talking about all the rad stuff […]

Spotlight on: The New Zealand Young Writers Festival

From the 4th to the 7th of June, the sleepy little university city of Dunedin played host to the inaugural […]