11th August 2015 @ Poetrylive
8PM at the Thirsty Dog, 469 K’rd
Guest Poet: Elisabeth Morten
Elizabeth Morton is a poet and sometimes student. She has keen interests in neuroscience, philosophy and poker, but her chief love is poetry. Her own poetry has been published in Poetry NZ, Takahe, JAAM, Blackmail Press, Meniscus and Shot Glass Journal, amongst other places. In 2013 she was winner of the New Voices, Emerging Poets competition. In her spare time she collects obscure words in supermarket bags. She has been a visitor to Poetry Live since its Grand Central days.
Guest Musician: George Henderson
George Henderson has led Dunedin band The Puddle since the early 80s, writing over a hundred songs, for the most part melodic and lyrically involved. He can also be found playing with The New Existentialists in Auckland. The Puddle’s albums can be found on Bandcamp.
Open mic: all welcome to read/perform Koha entry