Ingrid Horrocks


Ingrid Horrocks is a Professor of Creative Writing and English at Massey University. In 2021, with Tina Makereti, she co-organised NonfictioNOW2021, which ended up being on-line but was anchored in Te Whanganui-a-Tara, Wellington. She has written about Nina Mingya Powles’ work for Lithub: Dissolving Genre: Toward Finding New Ways to Write About the World. Her latest book is Where We Swim (Te Herenga Waka Press, and UQP, 2021). 

Ingrid Horrocks: The Boundaries Begin to Blur: An interview with Nina Mingya Powles

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Nina Mingya Powles is an acclaimed nonfiction writer and poet. Her latest book, Small Bodies of Water (Canongate 2021), won the 2020 Nan Shepherd Prize in the United Kingdom for Underrepresented Voices in Nature Writing.