Author Archives: Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: The Stories of Bill Manhire
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November 18, 2015 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: The Stories of Bill Manhire

Bill Manhire’s name is deeply tied to creative writing in New Zealand – national treasure status, make no mistake about it. So it was with great pleasure that we hosted…

AFTERGLOW: New Zealand Bookshop Day
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November 11, 2015 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: New Zealand Bookshop Day

The very first New Zealand Bookshop Day was held on the 31st of October this year, and we decided to take a particularly active role in proceedings. For too long…

AFTERGLOW: Going South by Colin Hogg
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November 7, 2015 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: Going South by Colin Hogg

It was probably the highest ratio of Southlanders to other folk that the store had ever seen. The author. The author’s travel companion. An impressive turnout of other ‘Southland deity’…