Your guide to events in Nelson, New Zealand
Tuesday 10th July 2012
Poetry event with Victoria University Press poets, Lynn Davidson & Helen Heath
Helen Heath’s poetry has been published in many journals in New Zealand, Australia and the USA. She completed an MA in Creative Writing at the IIML in 2009. Helen’s chap-book of poems called Watching for Smoke was also published by Seraph Press in 2009. She blogs at helenheath.com and writes poetry and essays. She is currently working toward her PhD Creative Writing at Victoria University. Her latest collection is Graft. (VUP, 2012)
Lynn Davidson is the author of four collections of poetry, Common Land, How to live by the sea, Tender and Mary Shelley’s Window, and a novel, Ghost Net. Her poetry has been included in Big Weather, poems of Wellington, The Best of Sport Magazine, The Best of Best New Zealand Poems and PN Review. In 2003 she was awarded the Louis Johnson Writer’s Bursary and in 2011 was Visiting Artist at Massey University where she is currently working towards her PhD. Lynn lives on the Kapiti Coast.