Hera Lindsay Bird is a poet and bookseller from Wellington. Her self-titled and semi-autobiographical book of poetry Hera Lindsay Bird has earned her a cult status for her ‘smart, sassy and explicit takes on everything from female sexuality to Friends’ (The Guardian). In particular, her poem Keats is Dead so Fuck me From Behind hit a particular nerve with readers, and went viral. Her work has been published by The Toast, The Hairpin and has been included in Best New Zealand Poems.
Opening Night After-Party: Hot Chicks with Big Brains
Wednesday 14 June, 2017, 9pm
Bogong Spoken Word
Tuesday 20 June, 2017, 7pm
Industry Insiders: Self-Publishing
Wednesday 21 June, 2017, 6pm
Lunchtime Lit: Hidden Voices in Podcasting
Friday 23 June, 2017, 12.30pm
Writers’ Night School: Kicking Off!
Thursday 15 June, 2017, 6.30pm