With more than 60,000 seats filled, and an estimated 20 percent increase in ticket issues, the 2015 Auckland Writers Festival has broken all records. For five days, people young and old flocked to the festival, which is celebrating its 15th year, to see more than 150 novelists, playwrights, song writers, scientists, historians, children’s writers, critics,… Read full post ›
Auckland Writers Festival 2015 Breaks All Records!
Thank you to everyone who took part, it was amazing!
Congratulations to #AWF15 guest Nick Davies who is shortlisted for the prestigious 2015 Orwell Prize for his book, Hack Attack.The Festival fair heaves with award-winning writers this year. You can see Booker Prize-winning novelist Ben Okri whose new novel The Age of Magic is newly released; highly respected Australian public intellectual Helen Garner; New Zealand’s Stephanie Johnson whose… Read full post ›
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