12th of october 2023 at 7.30 pm

A century after her death, and on the eve of her birthday, the France–New Zealand Association will celebrate the indomitable life and innovative writing of Katherine Mansfield (14 October 1888 – 9 January 1923) with an evening of talks, poetry, and music – including a world première – at Reid Hall, 4 rue de Chevreuse, Paris 6, on 12 October 2023 at 7.30 p.m.


Introduction : Georgia Aussenac, President, Association France Nouvelle-Zélande - France New Zealand Association

Welcome : Her Excellency Caroline Bilkey, New Zealand Ambassador to France Ambassade de Nouvelle-Zelande en France - New Zealand Embassy, Paris

Poèmes et Lectures : 


Music :

professor of cello at London’s Guildhall School of Music and Royal College of Music:

1. Berceuse

2. Mazurka

3. Serénade

4. Elégie

5. Barcarolle

6. Caprice

Allegro moderato

Andante quasi adagio

Vivace scherzoso