NZ poet laureate launches new poetry book

From , 5:00 am on 5 September 2017

A new poetry book has been launched by New Zealand's new poet laureate, Dr Selina Tusitala Marsh.

Entitled Tightrope, the poems are feisty and tell unique stories set in varied locations - from Avondale in Auckland to Apia, London and New York.

Sara Vui-Talitu went along to the launch.

Dr Selina Tusitala Marsh

Dr Selina Tusitala Marsh Photo: University of Auckland