Sat, 04 Nov|
National Creative Writing Industry Day
Sophie will be running a place writing-themed workshop as part of this full day of panels and advice from Comma Press and Manchester Metropolitan University.
Time & Location
04 Nov, 09:00 – 17:15
Manchester, All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester M15 6BH, UK
About the Event
This special event is committed to providing participants with a unique introduction to the publishing industry and its professionals.
- A keynote speech from Isabel Waidner, Goldsmiths Award-winning author of Sterling Karat Gold, Corey Fah Does Social Mobility and We Are Made of Diamond Stuff and Gaudy Bauble.
- Two panel discussions: ‘Building your Readership: How to Market Yourself as an Author’ and ‘Expanding your Practice: Writing Beyond the Book.’
- A choice of four workshops (on a first come first served basis) ranging in topics from Writing on Place to Poetry and Performance.
- Two one-to-one meetings with literary agents to pitch or seek advice on your work-in-progress.
- The opportunity to casually network with fellow writers and publishers both during and after the event.
For more information and to book, please visit: https://commapress.co.uk/events/national-creative-writing-industry-day-2023