7th April 2015 @ Poetrylive
8PM at the Thirsty Dog, 469 K’rd
Guest Poet: Serie Barford
Serie Barford is a performance poet from Te Atatu South, Auckland, and is of Samoan, European and Algonquin Indian ancestry. Her poetry collection, Tapa Talk, was published by Huia in 2007. Other poems and short stories have been published in journals and anthologies, among them Whetu Moana, Niu Voices, Landfall, Poetry New Zealand, Dreadlocks, Writing the Pacific, Trout, Blackmail Press, Snorkel and Best New Zealand Poems. Serie was the recipient of the 2011 Seresin Landfall Residency. Her new book, Entangled Islands, is forthcoming from Anahera Press later this year.
Guest Musician: Sam RB
Sam RB is a full time singer-songwriter, musician and recording artist. She has three albums, music in the soundtrack of the NZ film ‘The Insatiable Moon‘ and the New Zealand Olympic Song to her name. Sam RB released her third album ‘Finding Your Way Home’ in October 2014, followed by a North Island Tour. She is releasing her next single, ‘who will I be’, in July.