National Poetry Day Adult Workshop

6 August 2022 11:00am — 1:00pm

Two poems from the workshops will be selected for sharing at the Aug 26 event. Workshop attendees may submit their poems for consideration to be presented in the Aug 26 event. If selected, the poets will be invited to attend and share their work. 

The Music of Poetry Adult Workshop with Iona Winter
Dunningham Suite, 4th Floor, City Library

Join Iona for an experiential journey of sensory exploration. Participants will delve into alternatives to expand their writing practice and create new toikupu. Movement around the library environment will be part of the workshop, and in ways that are accessible for all.  

Saturday, 06 August, 11am – 1pm
Free entry
Spaces limited so please sign up!


Iona Winter (Waitaha) writes in hybrid forms and is Poetry Editor for the Otago Daily Times. The author of three collections: Gaps in the Light (2021), Te Hau Kāika (2019) and then the wind came (2018), she is widely published and anthologised internationally. Iona has a Master’s degree in Creative Writing (AUT), and is currently working on a creative non-fiction project which addresses the complexities of being suicide bereaved.

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