WHAT IS THE NZSA NATIONAL WRITERS FORUM?
The New Zealand Society of Authors (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
John Marsden, one of Australia’s most renowned authors will be appearing at the 2018 National Writers Forum in Auckland from 21-23 September 2018. Organised by the New Zealand Society of Authors, the NWF is New Zealand’s only conference for writers from across the profession. Marsden is the author of many…
Win a Chance to Pitch Your Project to One of New Zealand’s Leading Publishers or Agents Pitching to publishers, agents, journals and magazines is an art. At the NZSA National Writers Forum you have the chance to pitch and win a one-on-one session with a publisher or agent during the Forum.…
Dr Anita Heiss, one of Australia’s best-known authors of indigenous literature is visiting Auckland from 21-23 September as a keynote speaker at the 2018 National Writers Forum. Organised by the New Zealand Society of Authors, this conference is the only national conference for writers from across the profession. Dr Heiss, who…
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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