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Fri 25 Aug 2017, 7:30pm–10:00pm

Where: Space Academy, 371 St Asaph Street, Christchurch

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free


Listed by: melaniemckerchar

Sailing in a new Direction - Politics and Poetry.

We celebrate National Poetry Day with an incredible line up of leading Christchurch poets for an exciting night of rousing words to entertain, inspire and maybe even stir up your inner activist!

Join our MC Ciaran Fox who will introduce our featured readers:
Ben Brown, Danielle O'Halloran, James Norcliffe, Ray Shipley, Doc Drumheller and Andy Coyle.

Sponsored by RDU 98.5FM and our great friends at Scorpio Books.

Scorpio will make the new (excellent) collection of New Zealand political poetry "Manifesto" available to purchase on the evening.

The night will round off with an Open Mic set for all you political dissidents out drag out a poetic rant and bring it to read.

Note: There will be limited spots for the open mic so get in early!
Entry by koha - suggested amount $5 to $10.

So come along and celebrate National Poetry Day in a special way this election year.

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