Samesame but different

Samesame but different

A celebration of Aotearoa New Zealand's LGBTQI writing talent

February 12 - 15

samesame but different 2020 is going to be out of this world.

Showcasing a diverse range of LGBTQI+ writers writers who push boundaries, explore new territories and create queer and fantastical worlds. Their literary orbits will cover fantasy, science fiction, sex, romance and robots. They even traverse those weird and terrifying realms from childhood to adolescence.

The programme for 2020 will celebrate the writers who are unafraid to change the literary landscape and boldly go where no Queer has gone before.

samesame but different is a celebration of Aotearoa New Zealand’s LGBTQI writing talent, presented from February 12 – 15

Entries are now open for the inaugural Peter Wells Writing Competition. Click here to learn more and enter!

Click here for the digital programme

Ticketing info
Special Events $18-$20
Sessions $12-$15
Festival Pass $75-$95
Earlybird tickets available
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0800 484 253

Accessible seating available

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