Adventure writing school tutor and presenting author
Nic Low is a writer whose subjects include wilderness and adventure, technology and power, history and race. Nic is of Ngāi Tahu Maori and European descent and this heritage is woven into his short stories. His first book, Arms Race, is a collection of mischievous, critical short stories. With a tongue-in-cheek pitch, Nic’s words are raw and honest. New Zealand and mountains feature heavily in his work, with a deep a connection to his Kiwi roots.
Uprising – Book talk
Nic will be at the festival talking about his new book, which captures a literary walking expedition through the Maori and European history of New Zealand’s Southern Alps. Nic will be speaking alongside Ngai Tahu Kaumatua David Higgins.
Adventure writing school
Nic will also be tutoring at the day-long adventure writing school. See the AWS info page for the full details.