5th June 2018 @ Poetrylive
8PM at the Thirsty Dog, 469 K’rd
Ya-Wen Ho is a poet, zine-maker, designer and letterpress printmaker. She graduated with her BFA(Hons) from Elam in 2012, and advocates for you to believe people when they tell you art school sets you up for life. Enduring research interests include experimental poetry, found language, and creative translations. She’s currently working on a Pantograph Punch essay on what it means to fail. Her first book, last edited [insert time here] is available from TinFish Press.
Guest Musician: Emma Walter
Emma is from Wairamarama, Onewhero. Poetry Live loves Emma who brings resonance, beauty, and spirituality every performance, moving listeners into emotional and healing spaces. “I try to give people through music what the whenua of home has given me.”
Open Mic: all welcome to read/perform