UNESCO Creative Cities Network

Dunedin UNESCO City of Literature activities

Literature continues to be a vibrant part of Dunedin life. Here’s a taste of what’s been happening in the UNESCO City of Literature lately, and a preview of the year ahead. Poems in the Waiting Room The Poems in the Waiting Room (NZ) project, based in Dunedin, distributes 8000 free poetry cards every season to… Read more »

Creative City of Literature

Congratulations Dunedin! (Photos courtesy Dunedin City of Literature) The National Commission congratulates Dunedin – which after many months of preparation, hard work and collaboration, received the international designation as a Creative City of Literature by UNESCO in December 2014. The Chair of the New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO, Ian McKinnon said the achievement was to… Read more »