Elspeth has published eight novels, two collections of short stories and written numerous plays for radio (RNZ and BBC) and television. Her stage plays have been performed in England, the United States and New Zealand. She has been the recipient of numerous awards including the ONZM for services to Literature in 2006. Her memoir ‘What Lies Beneath’ was published to critical acclaim in 2014.
Elspeth will use her residency to work on the second volume of her memoirs.
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