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The New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi o Aotearoa (PEN NZ INC)
thanks our generous sponsors, exhibitors and supporters of the National Writers Forum.
The event would not be possible without their support.

Sponsors & Exhibitors:

Interested in being a sponsor or exhibitor at the next National Writers Forum, or advertising in the Conference Programme?

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The New Zealand Society of Authors (PEN NZ Inc)

The New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi o Aotearoa (PEN NZ Inc) is the professional organisation that represents and advocates for the interests of writers in New Zealand.   We support writers through advocacy and representation on government and industry committees and boards; we provide professional development programmes and services for our members including mentorship and manuscript assessment programmes; we provide information on the publishing industry, competitions and opportunities for writers; we work to improve income and conditions for writers; we promote New Zealand writing and literary culture, have an advisory service for members and develop a community for writers through our 8 regional branches and many writing hubs and groups around Aotearoa.  We are affiliated to Pen International who work tirelessly to  protect basic rights to freedom of expression. We run the biennial 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.


Phone: 09 379 4801
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