Author event: Gaps in the Light

14 May 2021 6:00pm

Join us in celebration of the arrival home of Gaps in the Light  — the new book by poet and hybrid writer, Iona Winter (Waitaha/Pākehā). Gaps in the Light has been lauded overseas, featuring on the short and long lists of numerous awards.

Iona's work is widely published and anthologised internationally. She creates work to be performed, and has authored three collections, Gaps in the Light (2021), Te Hau Kāika (2019) and then the wind came (2018). Skilled at giving voice to difficult topics, she often draws on her deep connection to land, place and whenua. Iona lives on the East Otago Coast.

RSVP - Book online:

or contact: or 03 474 3690

About the book:   

For sale on the day (cash only):

  • Gaps in the Light $25 (RRP $27.99),
  • Te Hau Kāika (2nd Ed.) $20,
  • then the wind came $20.

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