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The Cuba Press Poets 2020

  • Calendar Icon Tuesday, 27 October 2020, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
  • Location Icon Central Library Mezzanine Floor


The Cuba Press launched a record nine poets this year. Come and hear seven of them from Otago to Palmerston North rock out poems that cover subjects as diverse as a revenge poem on a Rockstar, how getting old is not like getting pregnant, pandemic politics, the purple roses of Gore … and more …

MC Mary McCallum

Featuring John Christeller (Palmerston North) with Janis Freegard, Simon Sweetman, Mary Cresswell, Richard Langston, Rachel McAlpine and Kay McKenzie Cooke

‘These guys know how to read!’ . ‘Brilliant entertainment!’ . ‘You’ll never look at a poem the same way again!’


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