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Participants: Jenny Bornholdt

Jenny Bornholdt(Photo: Deborah Smith)

Jenny Bornholdt lives in Wellington, New Zealand.  She has published eight books of poems, including a selected poems, Miss New Zealand (1997), and her most recent collection, The Rocky Shore (Victoria University Press, 2008).  Jenny has collaborated on a number of projects with visual artists and one of her poems features on a house in the countryside near Wellington.  She was the Te Mata Estate New Zealand Poet Laureate from 2005–2007.

StAnza 2009 Events:

Fri 20 March | Past & Present
Alan Gillis on Wallace Stevens Jenny Bornholdt on Lorine Niedecker
The Town Hall, Queens Gardens – Council Chamber

Sat 21 March | Five O’Clock Verses
Reading: Jay Parini, Jenny Bornholdt
Parliament Hall, South Street

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