18 Jun 2016

Stella Duffy: in Ngaio Marsh's world

From Saturday Morning, 8:08 am on 18 June 2016

Stella Duffy was born in England, raised in Tokoroa, and is now a writer and theatre-maker based in London.

Stella Duffy

Stella Duffy Photo: Supplied

She has just been awarded an OBE for her services to the arts and she is also writing a new Ngaio Marsh novel, based on four chapters of an uncompleted novel by the late New Zealand crime writer. Duffy is also co-director of the global Fun Palaces campaign for wider participation in all forms of arts, science and culture (1-2 October).

On the line from London, she joins Saturday Morning's Kim Hill.