SHARE
Navigation Menu+

Harry Ricketts

Harry Ricketts

Harry Ricketts is a professor in the English Programme at Victoria University of Wellington and also teaches creative non-fiction at the International Institute of Modern Letters. He has published 30 books. These include literary biographies The Unforgiving Minute: A Life of Rudyard Kipling (1999) and Strange Meetings: the poets of the Great War (2010), personal essays How to Live Elsewhere (2004), and How to Catch a Cricket Match (2006) and ten collections of poems, most recently Half Dark (2015). He has also co-edited several anthologies of New Zealand poetry, a collection of new essays about WWI, How We Remember: New Zealanders and the First World War (2014) and in 2015 with Gavin McLean The Penguin Book of New Zealand War Writing.

 
Toggle This
  • Going West Books & Writers Festival

    The literary festival dedicated to celebrating New Zealand / Aotearoa authors, their writing and their worlds.
  • Stay in touch

    Subscribe to our periodic email newsletter for our latest news & updates.

  • Contact Us

    PO Box 60413 Titirangi
    Auckland 0642

     

    info@goingwestfest.co.nz

     

    Website developed by WhySquare Ltd
    Report a bug

  • Follow Us

    FacebooktwitterinstagramFacebooktwitterinstagram