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Signals 2018 Launched

Monday, 10 December 2018, 4:50 pm | Michael King Writers'Centre

The Michael King Writers Centre launched the seventh issue of Signals, its literary journal for young writers, on Saturday 8 December at the National Library in Parnell. The journal features the work of senior secondary students who took part in this ... More >>

Michael King Writers Centre 2019 Residency Recipients

Wednesday, 10 October 2018, 4:02 pm | Michael King Writers'Centre

From a history of the Listener to a series of inter-linked short stories exploring the Māori diaspora, the participants in the 2019 MKWC residency programme cover an exciting, varied and eclectic range of topics. More >>

NZ’s national writer-residency organisation continues

Friday, 10 August 2018, 10:54 am | Michael King Writers'Centre

The Michael King Writers’ Centre provides a year-round programme of residencies at the historic Signalman’s House on Takarunga Mt Victoria in Devonport, Auckland. Residents receive accommodation, the use of a writing studio and a generous stipend. More >>

Frances Edmond joins 2018 Shanghai Writing Program

Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 3:01 pm | Michael King Writers'Centre

Frances Edmond has been selected as the third New Zealand writer to join the Shanghai Writers’ Association’s International Writing Program. Frances is a Waiheke Island based writer and reviewer who works across disciplines in film, theatre and literature. ... More >>

Signals 2017 Launched

Monday, 11 December 2017, 3:15 pm | Michael King Writers'Centre

The Michael King Writers’ Centre launched the sixth issue of Signals, its literary journal for young writers, on Saturday 9 December at the National Library in Parnell. More >>

Michael King Writers’ Centre 2018 Residency Recipients

Friday, 17 November 2017, 9:48 am | Michael King Writers'Centre

Michael King Writers’ Centre 2018 Residency Recipients Announced Next year New Zealand’s largest writer-residency organisation will host its largest-ever number of residencies, offering opportunities to 15 emerging and established writers – ... More >>

5 More Days to Get an Application in for Residencies 2018

Monday, 2 October 2017, 1:04 pm | Michael King Writers'Centre

Five More Days to get an application in for Michael King Writers’ Centre Residencies 2018 More >>

Major Shake-Up of Awards by Michael King Writers’ Centre

Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 11:53 am | Michael King Writers'Centre

New Zealand’s largest writer-residency organisation has totally revamped its programme for 2018 following calls by writers for greater flexibility. More >>

Michael King Writers’ Centre Residencies Extended

Tuesday, 4 October 2016, 12:43 pm | Michael King Writers'Centre

The Michael King Writers’ Centre invites applications from New Zealand writers for four supported residencies in 2017, with stipends ranging from $8,000 to $30,000. More >>

Michael King Writers’ Centre Residencies 2017

Monday, 5 September 2016, 3:33 pm | Michael King Writers'Centre

The Michael King Writers’ Centre invites applications from New Zealand writers for four supported residencies in 2017, with stipends ranging from $8,000 to $30,000. More >>

Heidi North-Bailey joins 2016 Shanghai Writing Program

Tuesday, 24 May 2016, 12:47 pm | Michael King Writers'Centre

Heidi North-Bailey has been selected as the second New Zealand writer to join the Shanghai Writers’ Association’s International Writing Program. Heidi is an Auckland based poet, short story and creative non-fiction writer. More >>

New Executive Director brings a wealth of experience

Monday, 23 November 2015, 12:53 pm | Michael King Writers'Centre

New Executive Director brings a wealth of experience The Michael King Writers’ Studio trust is very happy to announce the appointment of Ka Meechan as the new Executive Director of the Writers’ Centre. Ka has comprehensive knowledge of the international ... More >>

Sarah Mathew: Journalist and Auckland's 'First Lady'

Tuesday, 15 September 2015, 2:47 pm | Michael King Writers'Centre

Join Tessa Duder and Iain Sharp as they explore the life of Sarah Mathew: Journalist and Auckland's 'First Lady' More >>

Chris Cole Catley Writing Awards

Monday, 7 September 2015, 11:01 am | Michael King Writers'Centre

The Michael King Young Writers Programme invites entries for the 2015 Chris Cole Catley Writing Awards. More >>

New Zealanders at War: Writing War

Friday, 3 July 2015, 2:20 pm | Michael King Writers'Centre

The centenary of World War I has led to a wealth of writing and historical research. Remembering the sacrifice of a generation of New Zealanders, we reflect on the realities of war, the myths, the aftermath and impact on those left at home. More >>

Matakite: the face of vision, the eye that sees, the seer

Wednesday, 1 July 2015, 11:25 am | Michael King Writers'Centre

Devonport author and archaeologist David Veart speaks with Mere Whaanga, the current writer in residence at the Michael King Writers' Centre. Whaanga is writing a novel, Legacy of the Seer, about three generations of Maori psychics in rural Hawkes Bay. ... More >>

In Conversation: Roger Hall and Arthur Meek

Tuesday, 19 May 2015, 9:24 am | Michael King Writers'Centre

Each month during winter, usually the last Sunday in the month, two writers will come together for a discussion about their craft. Most of the events will be held at the Michael King Writers' Centre, although some may take place at other venues ... More >>

In their own words: Readings from World War One

Tuesday, 21 April 2015, 5:13 pm | Michael King Writers'Centre

Depot Artspace has two exhibitions marking the hundred years since Gallipoli: Lest We Forget the 500 Cook Island Soldiers and The Lost Men of Devonport . Against this backdrop, the Michael King Writers' Centre has asked some leading locals and writers ... More >>

In Their Own Words - Readings from World War One

Monday, 20 April 2015, 4:07 pm | Michael King Writers'Centre

The Depot Artspace has two exhibitions marking one hundred years since Gallipoli: Lest We Forget the 500 Cook Island Soldiers, and The Lost Men of Devonport. More >>

An evening with comedy legend Michele A'Court

Friday, 10 April 2015, 2:55 pm | Michael King Writers'Centre

The North Shore Libraries Foundation invites you to enjoy a fun night out to hear how Michele's award-winning comedy show has now become a book, Stuff I forgot to tell my daughter. More >>

 

 

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