Peter Simpson

Peter Simpson is an Auckland writer, editor and curator. His book Bloomsbury South: The Arts in Christchurch 1933-53 was published by Auckland University in 2016. Peter was born in Takaka in 1942.

Books
Jul 28, 2016

Book of the Week: Bloomsbury South by Peter Simpson

Peter Simpson writes exclusively for the Spinoff about his new, much talked-about book on the all-painting, all-chattering intelligentsia of Christchurch in the 1930s.

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Books
Dec 1, 2015

Books: The Best Books of 2015 According to a Panel of 10 Experts. Our Fourth Expert - Peter Simpson

All week this week we feature 10 readers who choose their favourite books of 2015. Come in, expert number four: Peter Simpson.

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Books
Oct 27, 2015

Books: Shock Claim - The Novel That Won the 2015 Man Booker Prize Doesn't Entirely Suck

Are you feeling up to the challenge of taking on all 688 pages of the novel that won this year's Man Booker Prize?

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