Writer and teacher Paula Morris lived and worked abroad for many years. On Coming Home explores her secret fears about whether she would ever come home to New Zealand and whether she would feel as if she belonged here if she did. In seeking answers to these questions she considers the words of many writer-exiles as well taking account of her own changing circumstances.
Written and read by Paula Morris Produced by Duncan Smith
Paula Morris takes some cheeky potshots at one of the sacred cows of New Zealand literature and speculates about whether a writer has to be on the outside looking in to gain insights that will truly… Audio
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