Food Court 4.0 zine reading

On September 6th the fourth Food Court reading and zine was held at 17 Tory St. Food Court is a bimonthly reading series and literary zine that puts experienced readers and writers alongside new ones. It featured readings by Simon Gennard, Rosie Cann, Annabel Hawkins, Ryan Knighton and Kerry Donovan Brown and the zine had … Continue reading

Tim Corballis book launch: R.H.I.

Tim Corballis launched his latest book R.H.I. (VUP) at 17 Tory Street on 19 August. R.H.I. combines two novellas, based on events in the lives of Joan Riviere, an early British lay psychoanalyst, and Hermann Henselmann, postwar Chief Architect of the German Democratic Republic, respectively. Fergus Barrowman, launching the book, said it was not so … Continue reading

Ultimate Clothing Sale Fundraiser

This weekend Tory Street hosted a packed-out and highly successful fundraiser for Naming New Zealand. Naming NZ is a new organisation to help transgender, gender diverse and intersex youth with updating their identity documents to correctly reflect their sex and gender. Pre-loved clothing was donated from all over Wellington and the one-day sale drew over 1000 shoppers – many … Continue reading