Stu Bagby

Editor, poet, one-time gravedigger.


Stu Bagby was born in Te Koporu in 1947. His work made up one third of AUP New Poets 2 and he has published a solo collection As It Was in the Beginning (Steele Roberts) that was nominated by the Sunday Star-Times as one of the best books of 2005. He was the winner of the 2000 New Zealand Poetry Society’s International Poetry Competition.