11th April 2017 @ Poetrylive

8PM at the Thirsty Dog, 469 K’rd

Guest Poet: David Eggleton

David Eggleton is a poet and writer based in Dunedin. He has published a number of poetry collections, and one collection of short fiction. His stories have appeared in various anthologies of Best New Zealand Fiction and elsewhere. His non-fiction books include:  Towards Aotearoa: a Short History of Twentieth Century New Zealand Art; Into the Light: a History of New Zealand Photography, and Ready to Fly: the Story of New Zealand Rock Music. As a poet he has also worked extensively alongside many musicians, including Martin Phillipps, Jay Clarkson and Otis Mace.

Guest Musician: George Henderson


George Henderon 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, and the New Existentialists have a 7” single due out on SpaceCase Records later this year.

Open Mic  all welcome to read/perform

Koha entry

MC Rachael

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