Elizabeth Knox CNZM is the author of thirteen novels, three novellas, and a book of essays. Elizabeth won the Prime Minister’s Award for Fiction, 2019. Her novel The Absolute Book will be published in the US and UK in 2021.
Events at Word
WORD GALA: BRAVE WORLDSFriday, 30 October 7:45 pm
We open the weekend with a glittering event, with five of the festival's distinguished writers responding to the theme of courage. With Witi Ihimaera, Laura Jean McKay, Becky Manawatu, Elizabeth Knox and Behrouz Boochani, hosted by John Campbell.
HALLOWEEN BOOK CLUB: SHIRLEY JACKSONSaturday, 31 October 1:30 pm
Elizabeth Knox, Jonathan King, and Erin Harrington dissect what they love about classic American horror writer Shirley Jackson with Noelle McCarthy.