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Writers Read Series 2013

The Writers Read  series, founded in Palmerston North 2006 by Massey senior lecturer Bryan Walpert, supports creative writing and introduces the public to some of the country’s finest writing. It has since grown to include Massey’s Albany and Wellington campuses, where it is coordinated by Jack Ross and Ingrid Horrocks respectively. The 2013 the series […]

Massey Poet Bryan Walpert shortlisted for the Montreal International Poetry Prize

Massey Poet shortlisted for the Montreal International Poetry Prize Manawatū’s iconic wind turbines are the central metaphor in the poem Aubade by Massey University creative writing senior lecturer Dr Bryan Walpert that was short-listed for the C$20,000 Montreal International Poetry Prize. Article link  http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/about-massey/news/article.cfm?mnarticle_uuid=9D6C51DD-E523-7E0F-1104-9EE2A01E5A6F

Massey Creative Writing Students are taking out awards

2013 sees Massey creative writing students excelling in their discipline. Massey Creative Writing PhD Candidate Tim Upperton wins InternationalPoetry Competition http://www.caselbergtrust.org/caselberg-trust-poetry-prize-second-time-winner/   Massey student highly commended in Rangitawa Publishing Short Story Competition http://www.rangitawapublishing.com/writing-competition.html   Massey student finalist in 2013 New Zealand book awards http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/about-massey/news/article.cfm?mnarticle=massey-student-finalist-in-book-awards-25-07-2013

Calling all Albany student playwrights

      Theatre lecturer Dr Rand Hazou and MUTS president Hannah Rowland. Calling all Albany student playwrights Do you have an idea for an edgy, entertaining, poignant or provocative piece of theatre? Aspiring Albany student playwrights are being urged to get their creative juices flowing and enter an inaugural playwriting competition, with the winning […]

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