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AFTERGLOW: Nailing Down the Saint – Craig Cliff
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August 24, 2019 posted by John Duke

AFTERGLOW: Nailing Down the Saint – Craig Cliff

Wednesday 14th August held a treat in store for lunchtime browsers at Unity Books Wellington, as author Craig Cliff was joined by fellow NZ writer Brannavan Gnanalingam to discuss Craig’s…

AFTERGLOW: AUP New Poets 5 & How to Live
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August 11, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: AUP New Poets 5 & How to Live

Auckland University Press decamped to Wellington on Wednesday 7th August to celebrate the launch of two new books of poetry. Helen Rickerby, who launched her fifth book of poetry How…

AFTERGLOW: Brain Connections
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August 8, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: Brain Connections

Dr Giresh Kanji joined us on the evening of Tuesday 30th July to launch his latest book, Brain Connections: How to Sleep Better, Worry Less and Feel Happier, published by…

AFTERGLOW: Toby Faber
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August 8, 2019 posted by John Duke

AFTERGLOW: Toby Faber

A lunchtime event at the start of the week always manages to draw a good literati crowd from the denizens of the capital, and such an event featuring a publisher…

AFTERGLOW: The Occasional Demon
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August 3, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: The Occasional Demon

August the 1st, 2019 marked the centenary of Primo Levi’s birth. It is also the night “The Occasional Demon” a collection of 36 of his poems, translated By Marco Sonzogni…

AFTERGLOW: A Communist in the Family
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July 27, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: A Communist in the Family

Friends, family and fans gathered in Unity Books on a chilly Wednesday evening to celebrate the launch of Elspeth Sandys’ new memoir and family history, A Communist in the Family:…

AFTERGLOW: Lay Studies
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July 11, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: Lay Studies

Unity Books played host to the launch of Steven Toussaint’s new poetry collection Lay Studies (published by Victoria University Press) on Tuesday 9th July, 2019. With a crowd packed full…

AFTERGLOW: The New Photography
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July 5, 2019 posted by John Duke

AFTERGLOW: The New Photography

Tuesday 11th of June saw a gathering of New Zealand photography luminaries at Unity Books Wellington as Te Papa press launched The New Photography: New Zealand’s First Generation Contemporary Photographers,…