Archive for October, 2012

The Annual Katherine Mansfield Birthday Lecture 2012

The Annual Katherine Mansfield Birthday Lecture 2012

The Annual Katherine Mansfield Birthday Lecture 2012 held at 43 Gordon Square Birkbeck, University of London, 14th October 2012 The third annual Katherine Mansfield birthday lecture, this year held on the very day of her birth on 14th October 1888,…

1 Nov 12: Fleur Adcock and Kevin Ireland

1 Nov 12: Fleur Adcock and Kevin Ireland

Thursday 1st November 2012 – 7.30pm Fleur Adcock and Kevin Ireland Albion Beatnik Bookstore 34 Walton Street Oxford Tickets: £4 For more information, see The Sounds Of Surprise Fleur Adcock is one of our most celebrated and best loved poets….

Ron Palenski – The Making of New Zealanders

Ron Palenski – The Making of New Zealanders

Ron Palenski, The Making of New Zealanders, Auckland University Press, 2012, 382pp. New Zealand historical writing has a strong tradition of lively, well-informed studies for the general reader and Palenski’s new book is a good example of this. The Making of New Zealanders…