Kids these days... are pretty talented if the eleven Class Comedians performers are anything to go by. The secondary school students delivered intelligent, funny sets that left me wondering if they'll join fellow alumni Rose Matafeo and Rhys Mathewson by going on to win the coveted Billy T Award yellow towel.
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2023 Burns fellow Kathryn van Beek has an MA from Victoria University Wellington - Te Herenga Waka’s International Institute of Modern Letters. She is a winner of the Mindfood Short Story Competition and the Headland Prize. Her collection of short stories, Pet, is available as a podcast, and her work has also appeared in Overland, takahē, Newsroom, and the Sunday Star-Times. She lives in UNESCO City of Literature Ōtepoti Dunedin with her two rescue cats.