A very special evening of words and images across cultures and media

The Italian Chamber of Commerce in New Zealand in partnership with Wai-te-ata Press and the School of Languages and Cultures, Victoria University of Wellington invites you to a Celebration of Creative Translation with an Italian Connection


Guests of Honour:

H.E. Mr Fabrizio Marcelli
Ambassador of Italy to New Zealand

Ms Eva Tvarozkova, First Secretary
Delegation of the European Union to New Zealand

Dr Sally Hill
Associate Professor of Italian and Head of School, Languages and Cultures

Tuesday, December 6th, 6-8pm, Wai-te-ata Press

Come along and celebrate Christmas at Wai-te-ata Press with a very special evening of Words and Images across cultures and media.

Highlights of the evening will be readings by some of the featured poets from the forthcoming 25 Best New Zealand Poems in Italian (A Bilingual Edition) and the award-ceremony of Moving Words, the annual literary translation competition in New Zealand secondary schools.

Waiata Press


Room 006
Rankine Brown Library
Victoria University of WellingtonGate 3
Kelburn Parade,
Kelburn Wellington, 6012


Please confirm your participation by email to info@iccnz.com by Friday 02 December.


$30.00 per person

Electronic payment can be made to ICCNZ Kiwibank Account Number 38-9006-0580078-00 Please reference payment with your name/company.
Cancellations must be received 3 clear working days prior to the event.  Cancellations after this time and ‘no-shows’ on the day will be charged.

Download the PDF here