Tag Archives: Poetry

National Poetry Day, 16th August 2013
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October 17, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

National Poetry Day, 16th August 2013

For National Poetry day 2013, we took excerpts from some of our favourite New Zealand poems and wrote them all over the shop windows.

National Poetry Day, 22nd August 2014
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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.

National Poetry Day, 27th July 2012
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September 13, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

National Poetry Day, 27th July 2012

For National Poetry Day 2012 Unity Books hosted six poets published by Victoria University Press at a lunchtime event in the shop. Bill Manhire, Harry Ricketts, Geoff Cochrane, James Brown,…

Glenn Colquhoun Launch, 23rd February 2001
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September 13, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Glenn Colquhoun Launch, 23rd February 2001

An invitation to a reading from An Explanation of Poetry to My Father by Glenn Colquhoun, published by Steele Roberts, at Unity Books. Nobody fainted at this reading, though many…

AFTERGLOW: Marilyn Duckworth
Counter Culture
April 7, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: Marilyn Duckworth

Thursday night at Unity Books saw the launch of Marilyn Duckworth’s collection of new and selected poems. Hot on the heels of a 2016 Prime Minister’s Award for Literary Achievement…