Chris Tse

Chris Tse is a writer based in Wellington. He has published two collections with Auckland University Press: How To Be Dead In A Year of Snakes (winner of Best First Book of Poetry at the 2016 Ockham New Zealand Book Awards) and HE'S SO MASC.

Books
Jul 17, 2020

The Friday Poem: (Turquoise: Art & Magic) by Chris Tse

A new poem by Chris Tse.

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Books
May 30, 2019

What’s so amazing about really deep thoughts?

Entries for the National Schools Poetry Award close in just over a month. Here, 2019 judge Chris Tse revisits the "surprisingly inspiring" poetry of his teenage years.

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Books
May 17, 2019

The Friday Poem: 'The Magician—Notes on distraction' by Chris Tse

New poetry by Wellington writer Chris Tse.

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Books
Sep 28, 2018

The Friday Poem: ‘Release’ by Chris Tse

New verse by Wellington writer Chris Tse.

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Books
Sep 30, 2016

The Friday Poem: ‘Selfie with landscape’ by Chris Tse

New verse by Wellington writer Chris Tse.

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Books
May 27, 2016

The Friday poem: “Chris Tse and His Imaginary Band”

New verse by Wellington writer (and winner of the 2016 Ockham New Zealand national book award for best first book of poetry) Chris Tse.

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May 11, 2016

Ockham national book awards: the poet who wore a swan

Chris Tse on the subject everyone is talking about after last night's Ockham NZ Book Awards - his amazing outfit.

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