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Janet Frame Memorial Lectures (RNZ)

RNZ New Zealand

Intended to help improve understanding of what it means to be a writer in New Zealand, the Janet Frame Memorial Lectures deliver an overview of the state of the nation’s literature from the point of view of one of its most active authors.

Intended to help improve understanding of what it means to be a writer in New Zealand, the Janet Frame Memorial Lectures deliver an overview of the state of the nation’s literature from the point of view of one of its most active authors.

Location:

Wellington, New Zealand

Description:

Intended to help improve understanding of what it means to be a writer in New Zealand, the Janet Frame Memorial Lectures deliver an overview of the state of the nation’s literature from the point of view of one of its most active authors.

Language:

English

Contact:

Radio New Zealand House 155 The Terrace P O Box 123 Wellington 04 474 1999


Episodes

2014 Janet Frame Lecture by Gavin Bishop

10/27/2014
In the 2014 Janet Frame Memorial Lecture, Gavin Bishop explores memories from his own childhood, and talks about the business of writing and drawing for children.

Duration:00:43:32

2013 Janet Frame Lecture by James McNeish

5/19/2013
Novelist and biographer Sir James McNeish offers a non-academic approach to the theme of creative non-fiction. During the lecture he raises two cheers for eccentricity.

Duration:00:45:57

2012 Janet Frame Lecture by Marilyn Duckworth

3/3/2012
Acclaimed New Zealand author Marilyn Duckworth reflects on her own career and the change in the literary scene in New Zealand since she became a published writer. She is introduced by Jenny Pattrick.

Duration:00:43:55

2011 Janet Frame Lecture by Joy Cowley

4/24/2011
The lauded New Zealand children's author Joy Cowley reflects on the development of children's literature in New Zealand. She is introduced by James McNeish.

Duration:00:39:31

2009 Janet Frame Lecture by Wiliam Taylor - Part 3

11/28/2009
The 2009 Janet Frame Memorial Lecture features the well-known author William Taylor, reflecting on a forty-year career of writing for children and young people.

Duration:00:15:52

2009 Janet Frame Lecture by Wiliam Taylor - Part 2

11/28/2009
The 2009 Janet Frame Memorial Lecture features the well-known author William Taylor, reflecting on a forty-year career of writing for children and young people.

Duration:00:14:05

2009 Janet Frame Lecture by Wiliam Taylor - Part 1

11/28/2009
The 2009 Janet Frame Memorial Lecture features the well-known author William Taylor, reflecting on a forty-year career of writing for children and young people.

Duration:00:13:54