An Hour with Vincent O'Sullivan

Wednesday 15 October 2014

Don't miss this wonderful opportunity to meet one of New Zealand's leading writers.

A talented man, Vincent O'Sullivan is a poet, short story writer, novelist, playwright, editor, critic and an Emeritus Professor of English. His writing has been widely published both nationally and internationally and he is the recipient of many literary awards. He has also been awarded a series of writer's residencies and research fellowships in Australasian universities.

In 2000 he was made a Distinguished Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit. And in 2013 he was named Poet Laureate for the term 2013 - 2015.

Vincent will be speaking about his life as a writer and reading from his poetry and short stories at Takaka Library on Thursday 23 October at 1.00pm.

Related links

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