Mary Macpherson

Mary Macpherson is a Wellington poet and photographer. Her poems have appeared throughout New Zealand and Australia, and her books of photography include the fairly incredible Old New World, a portrait of small towns in New Zealand. Mary was born in Dunedin in 1952.

Books
Feb 27, 2018

The last picture show: beautiful, bittersweet photos of the American West

Mary Macpherson talks to a brilliant Texan photographer who makes portraits of men and the land in the disappearing American West.

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Books
Feb 10, 2017

The Friday poem: 'Palaces' by Mary Macpherson

New verse by Wellington poet Mary Macpherson

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Books
Sep 1, 2016

Book of the Week: 'Families are containers for loyalty and cruelty'

Mary Macpherson reviews a massive new photography book devoted to the subject of loving, hating, joyous, miserable families.

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