We are thrilled to host our FREE Writers’ Day again in 2022. Join us on Sunday 23 October from 11 am in the Purcell Room of Southbank Centre.
Writers, publishers and literary professionals share hints, tips and initiatives in a day of talks and panel events, hosted by TS Eliot prize-winning poet Joelle Taylor.
The day includes short talks from:
- Apples & Snakes
- Dialogue Books
- Curtis Brown Creative
- Creative Future
- Faber Academy
- The Literary Consultancy
- Poetry School
- Spread The Word
There are also two panel events: ‘An insider’s guide to getting your poetry published’ featuring Penned in the Margins, Out-Spoken Press, Bad Betty Press and Faber Academy, and ‘How to get a literary agent’ with agents Ludo Cienelli – Eve White Literary Agency, Leodora Darlington – Owned Voices, Jonathan Ruppin – The Ruppin Agency and an agent from Curtis Brown Creative.
Whether you are just starting out as a writer or have been writing for years, this event is the perfect opportunity to gain inside insight from literary professionals that could help you to advance your writing career.
The event also sees a literary fair take over the Queen Elizabeth Hall Foyer, with leading writing organisations and publishers exhibiting their work and welcoming chats with all attending.
No need to book a ticket, just turn up on the day. For full details, click here.