September 5 to 7 sees more than 60 NZ and international writers in Christchurch for The Press Christchurch Writers’ Festival.
Robert Fisk is a British journalist renowned for his intelligent coverage of events in Northern Ireland and Lebanon.
Kate Atkinson came to fame with the success of her deliciously engaging novel, Behind the Scenes at the Museum, which won the prestigious Whitbread Book of the Year Award in 1995, overcoming stalwarts such as Salman Rushdie.
Xinran Xue is a writer as well as a journalist and broadcaster. Her talk show led to the publication of her critically acclaimed book The Good Women of China in which she compiled stories from her listeners.
Bookings will open at Ticketek on July 16 and the full programme will be released then.