Archive for September, 2012

Kea Newsletter: August 2012

Kea Newsletter: August 2012

  Kea New Zealand is a not-for-profit organisation whose purpose is to reach and motivate expatriate Kiwis and ‘friends of New Zealand’ to increase their contribution to New Zealand – thereby turning them into a strategic national asset. Kea New…

27 Oct 12: The Mutton Birds

27 Oct 12: The Mutton Birds

See The Mutton Birds in London! The original line-up of The Mutton Birds, reunited after 10 years, has announced a show in London – and Kea is offering VIP tickets for this one-off concert! With this likely to be the…

17 Oct 12: The NZ economy – Tony Alexander

17 Oct 12: The NZ economy – Tony Alexander

BNZ Chief Economist Tony Alexander gave a fascinating and insightful talk to a sell-out Kea crowd last year, and we’re lucky enough to have him back again this year! Tony will be making himself available to give an update on…

14 Oct 12: The Legacy of Katherine Mansfield

14 Oct 12: The Legacy of Katherine Mansfield

The Katherine Mansfield Society Birthday Lecture 2012 Presented by Internationally acclaimed authors: Salley Vickers, Ali Smith Susan Sellers (Chair) Download Birthday Lecture 2012 Flyer   Date & Location 2pm, Sunday, 14 October 2012 Keynes Library, 43 Gordon Square, London, WC1H…

29 Sep 12: Making a Literary Tradition

29 Sep 12: Making a Literary Tradition

Making a Literary Tradition: E. G. Wakefield, Katherine Mansfield and Vital Narratives Saturday 29th September Birkbeck, University of London (MAL B29)   Programme Session 1: 10.00 to 12.00 Philip Temple: ‘Fact or Fiction: The Wakefield Literary Tradition’ Philip Temple will discuss…

22-23 Sep 2012: In The Footsteps Of Katherine Mansfield

22-23 Sep 2012: In The Footsteps Of Katherine Mansfield

Call for papers: International Symposium Hosted by the British Residents Association and the English Department of the University of Geneva, together with the Katherine Mansfield Society Crans-Mondana, Switzerland 22-23 September 2012 To be introduced by the New Zealand Ambassador Keynote…

20 Sept 12: Alison Wong Reading

20 Sept 12: Alison Wong Reading

Reading by Chinese New Zealand writer Alison Wong, London 30 September 2012 Alison Wong will be giving a reading (with Australian poet/fiction writer, Andy Kissane) in London at 7:30pm on Sunday, 30 September 2012 at: Torriano Meeting House, 99 Torriano…

11 Sept 12: Creative innovation & ‘brand New Zealand’

11 Sept 12: Creative innovation & ‘brand New Zealand’

What is it that makes New Zealand unique in an increasingly competitive and dynamic world? Join us for an evening of performances and discussion around creative innovation and ‘brand New Zealand’. Kea advisor and October Gallery coordinator Jo Walsh, is…