Events

04/08/2017 - 12:30pm

The Hub, Kelburn Campus. No RSVP required.

With declining voting and low youth turnout, NZ’s democracy isn’t in tip-top shape. But let’s be honest, it can always get worse! Our panellists imagine a dark future—and how we might avoid it.

  • Max Harris, The New Zealand Project author
  • Bronwyn Hayward, University of Canterbury political science expert
  • Simon Jackman, CEO, US Studies Centre, University of Sydney
  • Holly Walker, ex-MP, The Whole Intimate Mess author (chair)

Please note: This event is not managed by BWB.

08/09/2017 - 7:00pm

Featuring Selina Tusitala Marsh as The Curnow Reader, Rod Oram as the Sir Graeme Douglas Orator and Small Holes in the Silence, a selection of New Zealand poetry set to music. $30.00 ($25.00 concession)

Friday, September 8, 2017, 7:00pm  10:00pm

Titrangi War Memorial Hall, 500 South Titirangi Road, Auckland

Please note: This event is part of the Going West Festival and is not managed by BWB.

27/08/2017 - 3:00pm

Bridget Williams Books and the Mana Trust invites you to meet

The e-Tangata Storytellers
Sunday 27 August, 3pm to 4pm
Auckland Art Gallery auditorium, lower ground floor

Panel: Tapu Misa, Dale Husband, Moana Maniapoto, Māmari Stephens
Chair: Stacey Morrison

20/08/2017 - 3:00pm
Talking with Mihingarangi Forbes, Dr Aroha Harris, Dame Claudia Orange and Morgan Godfery discuss the significance of these two New Zealand documents – and the people who signed them.
13/08/2017 - 3:00pm
Journalist Leonie Hayden chairs a lively discussion with authors Holly Walker and Barbara Brookes about women’s lives today… and in the past.
06/08/2017 - 3:00pm
Join authors Alison Jones and Kuni Kaa Jenkins in conversation with Hirini Kaa as they explore the action-packed life of Tuai, who not only travelled across the world, but across cultures.
15/08/2017 - 5:30pm

Paul Barber and Max Rashbrooke and others discuss the concept of a fair income and invite your input.  Panel discussion on Tuesday 15 August at St Andrews on the Terrace. Time to be confirmed - contact St Andrews for details.

Please note: This event is not managed by BWB.

13/08/2017 - 3:00pm

Sunday 13 August, 3pm to 4.15pm followed by tea and coffee and book signing
Carterton Events Centre, 50 Holloway St, Carterton
All welcome, no rsvp needed. Gold coin koha.

Max Harris’s The New Zealand Project puts forward a vision for deepening our political discussion, starting conversations, and confronting the
challenges ahead.

10/08/2017 - 6:30pm

Thursday 10 August, 6.15 doors open, 6.30 start time
Hastings Library, cnr Eastbourne and Warren Streets, Hastings
All welcome, no rsvp needed

Max Harris’s The New Zealand Project puts forward a vision for deepening our political discussion, starting conversations, and confronting the
challenges ahead.

The New Zealand Project has sparked debate throughout the country and in the media, including NZ HeraldDominion PostThe PressOtago Daily TimesTVNZ,RNZ, and the NZ Listener.

09/08/2017 - 5:30pm

Wednesday 9 August, 5.30pm
War Memorial Theatre, 159 Bright Street, Gisborne
Tickets $5 from Muirs Bookshop and Café

Max Harris’s The New Zealand Project puts forward a vision for deepening our political discussion, starting conversations, and confronting the
challenges ahead.

The New Zealand Project has sparked debate throughout the country and in the media, including NZ HeraldDominion PostThe PressOtago Daily TimesTVNZ,RNZ, and the NZ Listener.

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