Pacific writer residency in Hawaii on offer
Fulbright New Zealand and Creative New Zealand are looking for applications for a three-month Pacific writer’s residency.
It offers a New Zealand writer of Pacific heritage the opportunity to work on a creative writing project exploring Pacific identity, culture or history at the University of Hawaii and is valued at $30,000.
It is open to writers across all genres, including fiction and nonfiction authors, playwrights, poets and screen writers.
Previous recipients have in- cluded filmmaker Sima Urale, performance poet Tusiata Avia, playwright Victor Rodger and children’s author Sarona AionoIosefa. Applications close on April 6. For more information visit www.fulbright.org.nz or phone 354-4863.