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Station Sessions - Poetry Reading At Petticoat Junction

When:

Sun 9 Apr 2017, 3:00pm–4:00pm

Where: Paekakariki Station Museum, Tilley Rd, Paekakariki, Kapiti Coast

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free

Website:

Listed by: pspt

Apirana Taylor is this months poet reading at Petticoat Junction tea shop inside the Station Museum Paekakariki.

Apirana Taylor, of Ngāti Porou, Te Whānau an Apanui, Ngāti Ruanui, Te Ati Awa and Pākeha descent, has published several collections of poetry, short stories and novels.

He writes for children and theatre and is involved in acting, and teaching drama.

Taylor’s first collection of poetry, “Eyes of the Ruru”, established his powerful voice among Maori writers and his prose, written predominantly in realist modes, firmly established his literary presence.

Check out the Museum display "Writers & Poets of Paekakariki".

Books by local poets are available for purchase, some of these are not seen in the usual bookshops.

Catch the train - It stops right at our door.