Tagged: Robin Hyde

Our maker of words – the life and struggles of Robin Hyde - Infrequently Asked Questions

Lynley Hargreaves Jul 09, 2015

New Zealand author Robin Hyde was one of our most significant writers of poetry, fiction and journalism. She spent years in a mental hospital, smuggled her baby across Cook Strait in a hat box, but also wrote an acclaimed travel story in China during the Japanese invasion, and news of her death was covered on the front page of the … Read More