broadsheet features jazz poet L E Scott

Thursday, May 17, 2012 by Mark Pirie

The ninth issue of my poetry journal, broadsheet: new new zealand poetry, features the New Zealand jazz poet, L E Scott. The issue celebrates Scott's contribution to New Zealand writing over 30 or more years, and includes an article on the Ballroom Poetry Cafe in Wellington that he founded in 2010.

Also included is new work by Nicola Easthope, Rangi Faith, Cliff Fell, Basim Furat (Iraq/NZ), Tony Hopkins, Tim Jones, Wanjiku Kiarie, Robert McLean, Alistair Paterson, Vaughan Rapatahana (Hong Kong/NZ), Madeleine Marie Slavick (USA/Hong Kong/NZ), Alice Te Punga Somerville, Bill Sutton, Apirana Taylor, Teresia Teaiwa and Moira Wairama. 

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