Most people aren’t aware that Charles Dickens didn’t only write novels: he began his career as a freelance journalist and continued to be a campaigning and investigative journalist until the day he died. When he... Read more…
8 February 2018
The latest Reed Gallery exhibition showcases a Christmas-themed assortment of variegated works for all ages from the Heritage Collections.
17 November 2017 - 11 February 2018
Timed to coincide with New Zealand’s festive season, A Heritage Christmas is an exhibition with an appropriately... Read more…
Enjoy afternoon tea on the Croquet Lawn at Dunedin's beautiful Olveston Historic Home, a summary of the show by Director Jordan Dickson and luxury transfer to the theatre by Classic Jaguar Limousines.
11 February 2018
Tickets are $80 and... Read more…
Please join us to for three readings by three distinctive writers:
15 February 2018
Maria Samuela, 2018 University Book Shop Summer Writer in Residence in association with the Robert Lord Writers’ Cottage Trust
Rhian Gallagher, 2018 Burns Fellow
Emer Lyons, PhD... Read more…
This is a 56 Eden Street Picnic Party – with Catherine Chidgey, Kate Camp AND ‘open mic’.
18 February 2018
10:00am — 12:00pm
Janet Frame grew up in Oamaru and the Janet Frame Eden Street Trust cares for her childhood home. The... Read more…
Otago Poetry Collective presents Poetry at Dog with Two TailFeaturing Poets: Jeanne Bernhardt & Megan Kitching
21 February 2018
Plus our regular open micMC: Lynley Edmeades
Free Entry All welcome Read more…
What is a frontispiece? When did they first appear in print? Where do they sit in relation to the rest of a book’s contents? These are just some of the questions that the exhibition, ‘Moving... Read more…
15 December 2017 - 9 March 2018
Dunedin Pride 2018 invites poetry submissions for Dunedin’s inaugural Pride Poetry Competition!
19 February - 16 March 2018
Entrants will be judged within one of three categories: - Secondary/High School Students (~12-18yo) - Young adult (18 - 24) - Adult (25+)
Submissions close... Read more…
Bring your family and enjoy the culture of other countries at our special Sunday afternoon Storytelling.
4 February - 2 December 2018
2:00pm — 3:00pm
Intrepid explorer of the imagination, Kaitrin McMullan, takes you on a whistle-stop tour of the world. Experience a new place... Read more…
CITY LITERARY WALKING TOURJoin Beverly Martens (owner of Dunedin Literary Walking Tours) for a fascinating and entertaining guided central city walk. Hear stories about well-known New Zealand writers; discover key sites in Dunedin’s rich literary... Read more…
21 December 2017 - 21 December 2018