Fee reads one of the finalist novels in the Ngaio Marsh Awards about a tense hostage crisis full of characters with their own stories.
Abbas Nazari has written a memoir After the Tampa in which he writes powerfully about his family's ordeal in Afghanistan and aboard the Tampa before arriving in New Zealand.
Renee is excited to listen to curious & odd conversations at the 'Cabinet of Curiosities: Tiny Lectures on the Weird and Wonderful' on Wednesday 10 November, 7.30–8.45pm, at The Piano.
28 October marks the national commemoration of Ngā Pakanga o Aotearoa (The New Zealand Wars).
Hong explores the Chinese lion dance, a cultural heritage rooted in the long-standing Chinese history and introduced to New Zealand by Chinese migrants.