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Kathleen Grattan Poetry Award winner inspired by polar experience

Monday, 6 November 2017 11:15am

Kāpiti poet Alison Glenny has won the 2017 Kathleen Grattan Award with ‘The Farewell Tourist’, a poetry collection inspired by a visit to Antarctica.

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Landfall Essay Competition winners share prize for radically different topics

Monday, 6 November 2017 1:45pm

Two New Zealand essayists writing on very different topics – life as an army recruit and the power of scent – are joint winners of the 2017 Landfall Essay Competition. Laurence Fearnley, of Dunedin, and Alie Benge, of Wellington, will share the $3000 cash prize and both will receive a year's subscription to Landfall.

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New editor appointed for Landfall journal

Tuesday, 24 October 2017 4:59pm

Emma Neale has been appointed as the new editor of Landfall, published by Otago University Press.

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We are looking for a new Landfall editor!

Monday, 2 October 2017 9:44am

Expressions of interest are sought for the position of editor of Landfall (two issues per year) and Landfall Review Online (, which posts six new book reviews online every month except January.

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UNDREAMED OF... 50 Years of the Frances Hodgkins Fellowship book launch

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 3:54pm

UNDREAMED OF... 50 Years of the Frances Hodgkins Fellowship was launched at the University of Otago on Tuesday 26 September 2017.