2 Dec 2012

Albert Wendt - Leading Literature

From Sunday Morning, 11:15 am on 2 December 2012

The Prime Minister's Awards for Literary Achievement were announced this week and Samoa-born Albert Wendt won the $60,000 prize for fiction, recognising the seminal and lasting contribution he has made to New Zealand literature. He has published a substantial body of fiction and poetry and is internationally recognised as leading developments in New Zealand and Pacific writing. He talks to Chris about his life and long career.