Events

National Poetry Day, 22nd August 2014
Events
September 25, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

National Poetry Day, 22nd August 2014

Invitation to and photographs from NZ National Poetry Day 2014. We had seven poets read – all published by Victoria University Press.

Guillermo Del Toro signing, 8th July 2009
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September 25, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Guillermo Del Toro signing, 8th July 2009

Guillermo Del Toro came to sign copies of his books at Unity, and people queued for hours. Staff were more than a little star-struck. The logistics for Guillermo Del Toro’s…

New Zealand Post Book Awards event, 16th August 2013
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September 24, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

New Zealand Post Book Awards event, 16th August 2013

An invitation to and photo from a lunchtime event with NZ Post Book Awards Best First Book (Fiction) winner Lawrence Patchett and fiction finalists Gigi Fenster and Emily Perkins, chaired…

Atul Gawande lecture, 18th May 2015
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September 24, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Atul Gawande lecture, 18th May 2015

Flier for a public lecture by Atul Gawande. Unity Books staff were there to sell copies of Being Mortal, published by Profile Books.

Philippe Claudel Event, 8th May 2008
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September 22, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Philippe Claudel Event, 8th May 2008

Invitation to a reading by Philippe Claudel, author of By A Slow River, published by Knopf. He was in the country to participate in the Auckland Writers and Readers Festival.

Book Council Event Newsletter, 22nd May 2001
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September 22, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Book Council Event Newsletter, 22nd May 2001

NZ Book Council events in May 2001: Jane Smiley talked with Bill Manhire; David Malouf with Stephen Harris; Edward Rutherfurd with Harry Ricketts and Amy Tan with Mai Chen.