Recent events, interviews and writing


Emily is interviewed by David Pine for Frontline, India

The Feminine Gaze panel discussion at the 2023 Jaipur International Literary Festival

In conversation with Chimi Nangsel Dorji for Bhutan Echoes literary festival, Drukyul’s Digital Salon

2022: Playing Favourites with Kim Hill on Saturday Morning on RNZ

2022: Emily’s short story The Warning is shortlisted for the Sargeson Short Story Prize
2020: Emily and other writers report on the covid pandemic in their countries, for The Observer
2019: The Introduction to Text Classics’ edition of A Fence Around the Cuckoo by Ruth Park

2017: Emily talks about writing on Radio New Zealand

2014: Feeling Things: On objects and the sensory world in Katherine Mansfield’s fiction, for the Journal of NZ Literature

2016: Emily is interviewed about her writing process by Charlotte Wood, for Charlotte’s acclaimed collection of writer interviews, The Writer’s Room

2012: The Introduction for the Text Classics edition of Katherine Mansfield: Selected Stories

2011: On the Christchurch earthquakes, for the Guardian

2010: Interview with Adrian Kinnaird for his NZ comics blog, From Earth’s End

2010: Quick Ten questions on Helen Heath’s literary blog

2008: Interview with Katy Guest in The Independent

2008: An interview with Paula Morris in the NZ Listener

2008: Interview with Kerry Clare in her literary blog Pickle Me This, Canada.

Linda Burgess’s review of The Good Word Junior for the Dominion Post

Working with Words: Emily Perkins – a short interview with The Wheeler Centre.