Events

New Writing South Writers’ Day: Tickets On Sale Now

2 May 2020

Join us in Brighton for a relaxed, conference-style day of informative industry sessions for emerging writers, hosted by New Writing South. The perfect opportunity to ask your burning questions and grow your writing support network.

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New Writing South Writers’ Day

2 May 2020
Jubilee Library, Jubilee St, Brighton BN1 1GE

Join us in Brighton for a relaxed, conference-style day of informative industry sessions for emerging writers, hosted by New Writing South, the region’s writer development organisation. Panel discussions, Q&A sessions and one to ones with writers, agents, publishers and other experts - the perfect opportunity to ask your burning questions and grow your writing support network. 
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Creating Great Writing Workshops and Courses with Evlynn Sharp

9 May 2020
The Writers' Place, Brighton

A confidence-building, experiential workshop to empower writers who want to develop and run short courses in creative writing. Explore step-by-step guidelines to build content, structure workshops, avoid pitfalls; key principles like timing and making a safe space where participants share their writing; the need for feedback; the importance of self-assessment.  
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The New Writing South Statement with Kit de Waal – Brighton Festival, 17 May 2020

17 May 2020

We are delighted to welcome writer, activist and Common People editor Kit De Waal to deliver the New Writing South 2020 Statement on democracy and the literary landscape at the Brighton Festival on 17 May, 2020.
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Writing Short Fiction, with Catherine Smith

2 June 2020 - 7 July 2020
The Writers' Place, Brighton

Do you enjoy reading short stories …and would you like to write them? In this six-week course, we’ll explore how a short story – ‘The art of the glimpse’ - can begin with a dream, a memory, a single image, a fragment of overheard conversation….and we’ll look at how to structure, plot and edit them so that they’re small but polished gems.
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CWP Taster Session: Creative Non-Fiction (Hastings)

27 June 2020
East Sussex College, Hastings, TN34 1BA

If you’re interested in finding out more about the Creative Writing Programme come along to one of our Taster Sessions, exercise your imagination with some of our refreshing writing exercises, meet our tutors and find out more about our programmes and how we work.
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CWP Taster Session: Creative Writing (Hastings)

27 June 2020
East Sussex College, Hastings, TN34 1BA

If you’re interested in finding out more about the Creative Writing Programme come along to one of our Taster Sessions, exercise your imagination with some of our refreshing writing exercises, meet our tutors and find out more about our programmes and how we work.
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