NZSA Regional Roadshow: Te Whanganui a Tara Wellington

09:00 am
18:00 pm
Mezzanine Level (Lecture Theatre 2 and Mez 5 & 6), Pipitea Campus Bunny Street
Victoria University of Wellington, Pipitea
The New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi O Aotearoa (PEN NZ Inc) Regional Roadshow brings professional development to the regions. We are delighted to be returning to Te Whanganui-a-Tara for our second Regional Roadshow of 2022! NZSA Regional Roadshows are organised in partnership with local NZSA branches to build collegiality, connection and new opportunities for professional development in local settings. These events are lively, inclusive, stimulating and practical and offer something for writers across the spectrum. Sessions will cover craft, publishing, marketing and much more! What’s on: *Opening Kōrero: Vanda Symon with Witi Ihimaera in conversation with Vanda. *Masterclass: Poetry Masterclass with Siobhan Harvey; Successful World-building with Elizabeth Knox; Making 3D Characters with Brannavan Gnanalingam; On Vulnerability: A Creative Non-Fiction Workshop with Lana Lopesi. *Workshops: Conquering the Local and Global Self-Publishing Markets with Janna Ruth; Advanced book promotions and marketing with Isa Pearl Ritchie; How far can we stray from the Truth with Gigi Fenster; Finished a manuscript? Well done… Now let the real work begin! with Anna Mackenzie. *Presentations & Discussions: Writing our Histories – Vincent O’Malley with Paul Diamond; Getting Through the Hoops: Gigi Fenster, Mikaela Nyman. Chaired by Siobhan Harvey NZSA Dinner to follow at the Backbencher on Molesworth Street. Two courses for $50 and a literary quiz! Everyone welcome.