People talked about quake
brain, but the Canterbury
earthquakes, despite or
because of this, generated
amazing bursts of
creativity: music, dance,
astonishing street art;
148 poems from 87 poets:
here are sorrow,
stoicism, humour black
and wry, and everything in
YOU ARE INVITED TO THE LAUNCH OF
LEAVING THE RED ZONE
~ poems from the Canterbury earthquakes, edited by
James Norcliffe and Joanna Preston.
Venue: The Laboratory, 17 West Belt, Lincoln.
Time: Monday 29 February 2016, 7.00 till 8.30pm.
Purchase book at the Special Launch Price of $30 (RRP $39.95). Pay by cash, cheque,
or pre-launch bank deposit into 03 1704 0049456 025.
Profits from sales will be donated to the Mayor’s Earthquake Relief Fund.
Food and drink will be available to buy from 6.00pm. For full menu service book
a table by phoning The Laboratory 325 3006.
For more details see Joanna’s blog