New Kiwi Women Write Their Stories

Giving a voice to Auckland's migrant women

Workshop details – 2013 program

Welcome to New Kiwi Women Write!! Below are more details of the content we will cover during the four weeks of the workshop. Each week we will cover a different … Continue reading

March 20, 2013 · 2 Comments

Seeking New Kiwi Women Writers in 2013!

February 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

‘New Kiwi Women Write Their Stories’ is back for 2013!

              We’re looking for ‘New Kiwi’ women to participate in an exciting new workshop series. Learn and develop your creative writing skills with professional … Continue reading

February 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

New Kiwi Women featured on National Radio, 11 September 2012

On 11 September 2012, Radio New Zealand National broadcast a fantastic report during the Jim Mora afternoon show, about ‘New Kiwi Women Write Their Stories’. Below are two links to … Continue reading

September 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Reading and book launch 2012

April 16, 2012 · 1 Comment

Workshop 3 Summary 2012

Workshop 3, held on the 26th March, was all about prose. What is prose? Sarah Laing explained that there are many forms of prose – maybe the first division is … Continue reading

March 29, 2012 · 2 Comments

“First Time” writing exercises 2012

     (courtesy Janet Charman) Use these prompts as starters for a piece of writing – poetry or prose. Exercise: First Paid Job How I heard about it How I got … Continue reading

March 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Haiku exercise: ‘a day in the life’ 2012

                           (courtesy Janet Charman) Write a group of five to ten ‘modern haiku’. Reading them all through one after another they will illustrate: ‘a day in the life’. It could … Continue reading

March 22, 2012 · 2 Comments

Workshop 2 summary 2012

Our second workshop, held on the 19th of March, dealt with the topic of Poetry. When we asked who had written poetry before only four wavering hands went up!  But … Continue reading

March 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Course outline 2012

Contacts: Matt (Akl City Council): 021 225 2344 Uzra (Albany CoCo): 027 415 5205 **** 20 participants Tutors: Renee Liang (Convenor), Sarah Laing, Janet Charman Workshops run at Albany Community … Continue reading

March 13, 2012 · Leave a comment