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Dominic Hoey, Isla Huia and Liam Jacobson

Thursday 30th November 2023

Dead Bird Books is hitting the road. Catch poets Dominic Hoey, Isla Huia and Liam Jacobson along with special guests. All three poets will be selling copies of their brand new poetry collections.

Isla Huia (Te Āti Haunui a-Pāpārangi, Uenuku) is a te reo Māori teacher, writer and musician.
Her first book,’Talia,’ was released in 2023.

Dominic Hoey is a best selling novelist and poet. His brand new poetry collection, The Dead Are Always Laughing At Us, will be released at the end of November.

Liam Jacobson (Kāi Tahu) is a poet, artist, maker (etc.) from Manurewa, South Auckland. :)) They've shared poems in alleys, pubs and galleries across Aotearoa and overseas. Liam's debut poetry collection, 'Neither', was published by Dead Bird Books in September 2023.


November 30




Golden Bay / Abel Tasman


Mussel Inn
Onekaka, Golden Bay

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