A session for anyone who agrees with Truman Capote: “I believe more in the scissors than I do in the pencil.”
During a career of over 35 years, Jane Parkin has edited hundreds of books, including many by leading New Zealand authors, and is regarded as one of the best in the business.
She joins Ashleigh Young – acclaimed Can You Tolerate This? essayist, poet and editor at Victoria University Press – to talk editing, with Fergus Barrowman.
Image: Jane Parkin © Bruce Foster, Ashleigh Young © Russell Kleyn