Young Writers Programme, Auckland 2012

May 2012

Sixteen students from central Auckland schools attended a one-day workshop on May 4 2012 with writers Emily Perkins and Paula Green. The workshop was held at the National Library in Stanley Street, Parnell. 

The students were in Years 11 to 13. There were 11 girls and nine boys.

Schools that nominated students were Liston College, Waiheke High School, Diocesan School for Girls, Elim Christian College, St Cuthberts' College, Marist College, Kelston Girls Grammar, Sacred Heart College, Kings College, Dilworth School, AGC Sunderland, Epsom Girls Grammar, Senior College, Massey High School and Auckland Grammar. 

The workshop was organised with the support of Creative New Zealand.