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Past Presenters 

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Featherston Booktown Karukatea Festival

Words in Winter Mini-Festival

Event outside Festival schedules

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Adam Dudding is an Auckland journalist, author and podcaster. His memoir My Father’s Island won the EH McCormick Award for best first non-fiction book at the 2017 Ockham Book Awards, and he was co-creator of the true crime podcast Gone Fishing, which won Best Podcast at the 2019 Radio Awards. His less celebrated CV entries include deckhand, busker, and utterly unsuccessful double-glazing salesman.

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Anahera Gildea (Ngāti Tukorehe) is a poet, essayist, short story writer, and ‘artivist’. She has been extensively published in journals and anthologies and her first book was published by Seraph Pres sin 2016. She is the co-editor of Te Whē and is currently undertaking doctoral research at Victoria University of Wellington, developing critical literary theory based on Māori intellectual traditions.

Adam-Dudding.jpg

Adam Dudding is an Auckland journalist, author and podcaster. His memoir My Father’s Island won the EH McCormick Award for best first non-fiction book at the 2017 Ockham Book Awards, and he was co-creator of the true crime podcast Gone Fishing, which won Best Podcast at the 2019 Radio Awards. His less celebrated CV entries include deckhand, busker, and utterly unsuccessful double-glazing salesman.

Anahera-Gildea.jpg

Anahera Gildea (Ngāti Tukorehe) is a poet, essayist, short story writer, and ‘artivist’. She has been extensively published in journals and anthologies and her first book was published by Seraph Pres sin 2016. She is the co-editor of Te Whē and is currently undertaking doctoral research at Victoria University of Wellington, developing critical literary theory based on Māori intellectual traditions.