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Emma Hislop: 2023 Australian Residency Exchange – to Varuna

Emma Hislop: 2023 Australian Residency Exchange – to Varuna 1707 1708 Michael King Writers Centre

Emma (Kāi Tahu) is a Taranaki based writer.  Her first book of short fiction, Ruin, was published in March 2023 with Te Herenga Waka University…

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MKWC announces recipients of International Exchange with Australia

MKWC announces recipients of International Exchange with Australia 150 150 Michael King Writers Centre

Media Release 3 May 2023 The Michael King Writers Centre announces recipients of International Exchange with Australia New Zealand writer Emma Hislop and Australian writer…

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MKWC announces its 2023 International Residency with China

MKWC announces its 2023 International Residency with China 150 150 Michael King Writers Centre

Media Release                                    28 March 2023 New Zealand’s national writer-residency organisation announces its 2023 International Residency with China The Michael King Writers Centre in association with…

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MKWC announces its 2023 International Residency with Australia

MKWC announces its 2023 International Residency with Australia 150 150 Michael King Writers Centre

Media Release 8 March 2023 New Zealand’s national writer-residency organisation announces its 2023 International Residency with Australia The Michael King Writers Centre in association with…

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Jacquie McRae: 2023
Established Māori Writers Residency

Jacquie McRae: 2023
Established Māori Writers Residency
1920 2560 Michael King Writers Centre

Jacquie (Tainui and Ngāti Koata) is published in several anthologies, including the short story collection Nga hau e Wha, (Stories on the four winds) She…

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Nataliya Oryshchuk: 2023
Emerging Writers Residency

Nataliya Oryshchuk: 2023
Emerging Writers Residency
1920 1920 Michael King Writers Centre

Originally from Kyiv, Nataliya is a Christchurch-based writer, playwright, street performer, researcher, theatre-maker and a Gothic nerd. She is the founder and director of NO…

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Rosetta Allan: 2023
Easter Residency

Rosetta Allan: 2023
Easter Residency
1707 1708 Michael King Writers Centre

Rosetta, our sixth writer-in-residence for the year, spent her formative writing years developing strengths in poetry, receiving the Kathleen Grattan Poetry and the Metonymy Poetry…

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Gwynneth Porter: 2023
Emerging Writers Residency

Gwynneth Porter: 2023
Emerging Writers Residency
1971 1971 Michael King Writers Centre

Gwynneth is a writer and editor from Ōtautahi Christchurch who recently became the librarian at Christchurch Women’s Prison. Writing essays since the mid-1990s, her practice…

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Sam Brooks: 2023
Late Summer Residency

Sam Brooks: 2023
Late Summer Residency
1364 1364 Michael King Writers Centre

Sam is an award-winning, prolific playwright and journalist, noted for his queer and political work. He has won the Bruce Mason Playwrighting Award, New Zealand’s…

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Josie Shapiro: 2023
Emerging Writers Residency

Josie Shapiro: 2023
Emerging Writers Residency
2496 2496 Michael King Writers Centre

Josie lives in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland with her husband and two daughters. Her debut novel, Everything is Beautiful and Everything Hurts will be published by…

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