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.
Late Night Lit: Collisions
Wednesday 21 June, 2017, 9pm
Golden Tickets are your passport to the whole festival and the best value way to get the most out of EWF - panels, performances, masterclasses and selected workshops.
The Dandy Slam
Saturday 17 June, 2017, 6.30pm
Friday 23 June, 2017, 7pm
Dandenong Spoken Word and Poetry Workshop
Saturday 17 June, 2017, 2pm