Tracey Slaughter

Tracey Slaughter is the author of the acclaimed story collection scenes for deleted lovers (Victoria University Press, 2016), and teaches creative writing at the University of Waikato. She was awarded a 2018 Surrey Hotel writers residency and won Best Hair in the 2015 Spinoff literary awards. Tracey was born in Papatoetoe in 1972.

Nov 27, 2019

Body horror: a stunning essay born of 'unthinkable' pain

A stand out essay about agony and release by Tracey Slaughter, from the new Landfall compilation Strong Words.

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Aug 23, 2018

The Thursday Poem: 'breather' by Tracey Slaughter

All week this week we present new verse, to celebrate National Poetry Day on Friday. Today's poet: Tracey Slaughter of Thames.

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