Chris Price 




Rose and fell anglais

Mix anglais

Dog's body anglais

Trapezing anglais

Swan Song anglais

Poem that wanted to begin with a line by Kafka anglais

Stowage anglais

Dressage lesson anglais

Dressing the ghost anglais

Wrecker’s song anglais

Antipodean anglais

Chris Price 

Foto © Robert Cross
* 10.10.1962, Reading, Royaume-Uni
Réside à: Wellington, Nouvelle-Zélande

Chris Price was born in 1966 in Reading, England. She is a poet, editor and educator. Her collections of poetry include Husk (2002) and The Blind Singer (2009). She has also published an eccentric biographical dictionary that samples the lives of both real and fictional characters called Brief Lives (2006).

Price has won and been shortlisted for several nationally recognized literary awards, and in 2008 she was the Auckland University Writer in Residence at the Michael King Writers' Centre. Recently she has been awarded the prestigious New Zealand Post Mansfield Writer in Residence scholarship in Menton, France.

 Foto © Robert Cross
Chris teaches creative writing full time at the International Institute of Modern Letters, Victoria University of Wellington.

  • Husk

    Auckland: Auckland University Press, 2002

  • Are Angels OK? The parallel universes of New Zealand writers and scientists.

    Wellington: Victoria University Press, 2006

  • Brief Lives

    Auckland: Auckland University Press, 2006

  • The Blind Singer

    Auckland: Auckland University Press, 2009

  • 2002 Best First Book of Poetry at the Montana New Zealand Book Awards

  • 2011 New Zealand Post Mansfield Prize

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