News & events for writers: December

Our monthly round up of opportunities and courses for writers

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Room 204 Writer Development: Apply

Submit for £1,000 of career development
Deadline: 12noon, Thursday 30 January 2020

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Dynamo Mentoring Programme

Nine Arches Press offers mentoring to emerging poets
Deadline: 20 December, 12 noon

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Welcome to Writing West Midlands

We support creative writers and creative writing in the West Midlands region.

WRITERS:

We run workshops, conferences, residencies and networking throughout the year, as well as the creative development programme Room 204. We hold a range of writing workshops and short courses, as well as host writers from all over the globe.

 

YOUNG PEOPLE:

Through our Spark Young Writers Programme, we provide schools with writers, run 19 monthly creative writing groups across the west midlands and hold a yearly summer school (this year: 22-26 July 2019 inclusive, in Wolverhampton.)

 

READERS:

Through partnerships with publishers, universities, galleries, libraries and many others, we nurture readers as much as writers.

 

CELEBRATING WORDS:

Birmingham Literature Festival runs with a full programme in October of each year. The next festival is in October 2020.

 

 

 


Writing West Midlands is an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation.

Writing West Midlands is registered in England as a Company Limited under Guarantee No. 6264124.
Registered Charity No. 1147710.


Supported using public funding by Arts Council England

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