The Fulbright-Creative New Zealand Pacific Writer's Residency is an opportunity for a Pacific writer from New Zealand to work on a project exploring Pacific identity, culture or history at the University of Hawai'i in Manoa, Honolulu.
1 Mar 2016
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The residency is for a mid-career or senior New Zealand writer of Pacific heritage to carry out work on a writing project exploring Pacific identity, culture or history at the Centre for Pacific Islands Studies, University of Hawai‘i for three months.
The project may be in any genre, but priority is given to works that focus on developing New Zealand literature in the genres of fiction, poetry, drama, non-fiction (including biography, history, arts-related and cultural topics) and playscripts for theatre.
The three-month residency includes:
Previous recipients have included Pacific playwright Victor Rodger, filmmakers Sima Urale and Toa Fraser and poets Tusiata Avia and Daren Kamali.
More information is at the Fulbright New Zealand website.
Fulbright New Zealand Programme Manager
(04) 494 1500