NZSA / Auckland Museum Research Grant + Residency.
New Zealand Society of Authors (PEN NZ Inc). Closes 31 Jan 2020
Applications are now open for a $5000 research grant and residency through the New Zealand Society of Authors (PEN NZ Inc) and Auckland War Memorial Museum. The grant is for writers who wish to use the resources of the Auckland Museum library as part of the development of a manuscript.
The grant can be used for fiction and non-fiction projects and the recipient will also be offered up to four weeks funded accommodation at the Michael King Writers’ Centre in Devonport. Find out more at www.authors.org.nz
Poem in the Window
Each month, a poem is displayed in the window of Page & Blackmore Booksellers at 254 Trafalgar Street, Nelson. To have a poem considered for the window send a selection of up to three poems (max length 30 lines) as email attachments to Carol at email@example.com. The ‘window poems’ are published in the biennial Horizons anthologies, which also feature the winning stories from the Page & Blackmore Short Story Competitions
STEMWriters at Nelson Libraries
Tuesdays - We are a small group with widely varying interests in writing, from short fiction to social commentary, social history to poetry. 1pm second and fourth Tuesday of each month at Elma Turner Library 27 Halifax Street, Nelson Ph. 5460416 firstname.lastname@example.org
Richmond Library: Richmond Writing Group
The Richmond Writing Group is for adults with an interest in writing – whether you’re just thinking about starting to write something, or you’re a published author, or somewhere in between.
The Richmond Writing Group meets on the third Tuesday of every month at Richmond Library. It’s a great opportunity to meet other people with a shared interest in writing, and to put pen to paper!
Each month we have a guest speaker who will illuminate an area of the writing process. There is also always time for discussion and writing. Bring writing materials. Free. All welcome. Time 1.00pm-3.00pm. Richmond Library, 280 Queen Street
Contact. Ph. 03 543 8500 email@example.com