International Institute of Modern Letters

International Institute of Modern Letters

The International Institute of Modern Letters (IIML) was established to promote and foster contemporary imaginative writing.

We are part of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Victoria University and offer a range of creative writing programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

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Events

Aug25Writers on Mondays: From Sprint to Marathon - Craig Cliff and Tina Makereti
Date: 25 August 2014
Time: 12.15 pm
Venue: The Marae, Level 4, Te Papa Tongarewa
Cliff and Makereti discuss the switch from short story to novel with Kate Duignan Read more
Aug26Inaugural Lecture - Professor Damien Wilkins
Date: 26 August 2014
Time: 6.00 pm
Venue: Memorial Theatre, Level 2, Student Union Building, Gates 1 or 3, Kelburn Parade
No hugging, some learning: writing and personal change Read more
Sep1Writers on Mondays: Literary Lives - Michael Schmidt
Date: 1 September 2014
Time: 12.15 pm
Venue: The Marae, Level 4, Te Papa Tongarewa
In association with the NZ Centre for Literary Translation, we're proud to present Mexican-born Anglophone… Read more

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Emily Perkins (photographed by Sara Orme)

Emily Perkins – Senior Lecturer

Students develop creative projects, extend their writerly reach through reading, and engage imaginatively and critically with their own and others' writing. Read more.

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Upcoming Application Deadlines

MA in Creative Writing 2015 programme, and third trimester (summer 2014/15) undergraduate Iowa workshops in Prose and PoetryApply by 1 November.