Jo Malcolm is a former TV journalist who now teaches visual story-telling at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch. She began her career in journalism because of a love of writing and good story telling and is an avid book reader.
Events at Word
REMEMBERING HELEN KELLYThursday, 11 November 12:00 pm
Unionist Helen Kelly's biographer Rebecca Macfie speaks with Jo Malcolm about the huge impact Kelly left on New Zealand's political and industrial landscapes.
HOW TO WRITE A KILLER PLOTThursday, 11 November 2:00 pm
We bring together a newbie and a stalwart of the crime genre, who have both mastered the art of the killer plot, to discuss their latest novels and share tips with the audience on keeping readers turning the pages. With Jacqueline Bublitz and Paul Cleave, chaired by Jo Malcolm.