WHAT IS THE NZSA NATIONAL WRITERS FORUM?
The New Zealand Society of Author (PEN NZ Inc) Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa’s National Writers Forum is a conference for people who write, whether fiction, non-fiction, blogs, textbooks, children’s books, journalism, graphic novels, poetry, plays or in digital media.
It is a 2.5 day intensive where writers talk, learn and share information about the craft of writing, the business of writing and the world of words.
The NWF reports and reflects on aspects of technique, craft, current New Zealand writing, publishing opportunities and explores the prospects for writers in Aotearoa and beyond.
21-23 September 2018, Auckland
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We’re really excited to announce the 2018 theme: ‘Writing to Live, Living to Write’ which celebrates the importance of the written word and explores what we need as writers to sustain ourselves in an ever-changing publishing world. Watch this space for the full programme and speakers to be announced in…
The most exciting part about the National Writers Forum are those people we’re bringing together to share expertise, insight and energy. Sessions for writers of all genres and levels of experience will cover a wide range of topics, from the nuts and bolts of writing a manuscript to copyright issues…
The NZSA team has been working tirelessly to create a jam-packed programme of exciting and thought-provoking sessions on everything from writing short, point of view, voice and self-publishing to translation, writing for younger readers and much more. Watch this space for the announcement of the full programme and to buy…
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NATIONAL WRITERS FORUM
The NZSA brings you this unique national conference for all New Zealand writers. Join prestigious local and international speakers who will share their knowledge, ideas and experience and meet others from New Zealand’s writing community.
WHEN & WHERE
21- 23 September 2018
Owen G Glenn Building
University of Auckland
12 Grafton Road, Auckland