'A Definitely Different Summer'

New young adult novel based on Kiwi maritime tragedy

Posted: Monday December 13, 2021

CALLING NEW ZEALAND FICTION WRITERS!

Are you the next big thing in fiction writing? Have you got a burning idea for a bestselling novel? Could you be the next Jodi Picoult, Rose Carlyle or Jacqueline Bublitz?

Posted: Monday December 13, 2021

OARsome Write Spot with Dunedin UNESCO City of Literature

Check out the latest Podcast with Poet Sudha Rao - the current resident in the Robert Lord Writers' Cottage

Posted: Monday December 13, 2021

Faking it – my life in transition by Kyle Mewburn

Reviews

Posted: Monday December 13, 2021

Landfall Review Online

Artist-Writers Gift Their Sight

Posted: Monday December 13, 2021

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the Toitoi office!

Check out the Toitoi website for some awesome gift ideas for your young writers and artists

Posted: Wednesday December 8, 2021

These would look gorgeous with some glitter too...get creative!

Posted: Tuesday December 7, 2021

Congratulations to author Diana Morrow who has been awarded a Whiria Te Mahara New Zealand History Grant for her upcoming biography on Ruth Dallas.

Diana is the author of 'Kate Edger: The life of a pioneering feminist', which was published earlier this year. We look forward to working with her on her new project.

Posted: Tuesday December 7, 2021

For Aotearoa Writers!

Apply now to be mentored by an established writer, poet or playwright under our NZSA Mentor Programme

Posted: Tuesday December 7, 2021

Looking for a cracking job in publishing?

OUP is seeking a new Marketing & Publicity Coordinator

Posted: Tuesday December 7, 2021

Dunedin UNESCO City of Literature turns 7!

Get your free Dunedin Author Postcards from the City Library

Posted: Friday December 3, 2021

Iona Winter, Rena Priest & Sasha LaPointe: Indigenous Poetry & Perspectives

Iona Winter, Rena Priest and Sasha LaPointe share their work and discuss shared themes and resonance within their writing.

Posted: Friday December 3, 2021

Open Call: Writer in the Park, Literary Residency in Ljubljana

Writers! Here's your chance to enjoy a one-month residency in Ljubljana!

Posted: Friday December 3, 2021

Government invests to support a classic Kiwi summer

Vaccinated New Zealanders can look forward to Kiwi summer events with confidence, following the launch of the Arts and Culture Event Support Scheme.

Posted: Wednesday December 1, 2021

Vanda Symon – juggling human drama, health research and tea trays

From community pharmacy to crime scene forensics, Dunedin author and University of Otago researcher Dr Vanda Symon’s career path contains quite a few unexpected plot twists.

Posted: Wednesday December 1, 2021

Voices of World War II - Renée Hollis: Untold Kiwi war stories brought to life

The visually stunning compendium of photos and written accounts offers a snapshot of what life was like before and during WWII, from the point of view of those who lived through it.

Posted: Wednesday December 1, 2021

Kathleen Grattan Award for Poetry 2021

A massive congratulations to Michael Steven who is the winner of the Kathleen Grattan Award for Poetry 2021 for his manuscript 'Night School', which will be published by Otago University Press next April.

Posted: Wednesday December 1, 2021


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