Writer In Residence opportunity with Creative Future

CFLA Writer in Residence Scheme Now Open for Applications

The Creative Future Literary Awards & New Writing South are accepting applications for a unique development opportunity for a talented under-represented poet or fiction writer. The six month paid residency at Preston Park Recovery Centre in ...
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Writing competition for under-represented writers. The image shows Internationally bestselling author, Kit De Waal at the 2017 CFLA Showcase.

Kit De Waal On Diversity in Literature

"Take the pen, no one is going to give it to you. The Creative Future Literary Awards celebrates everyone who does that." Kit De Waal Here's the video of Kit De Waal's inspiring speech on diversity ...
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Interview With Alan Morrison in Viva Magazine

The latest issue of Viva magazine features a full page interview with Alan Morrison. We're hosting a free 'Meet The Writer' event with Alan on the 18 January 2018 where he will discuss how poetry has been ...
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CFLA 2017 anthology

Buy the CFLA 2017 anthology eBook for just £2.99

The 2017 Creative Future Literary Awards anthology features award-winning poetry and short fiction from outstanding under-represented writers, alongside work from internationally bestselling author, Kit de Waal, guest poet and playwright, Sabrina Mahfouz, and writer in residence, ...
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Tight Modern

Support Under-Represented Artists Via Our Tight Modern Crowd Funder

Help stamp out stigma, increase arts diversity: support the Tight Modern Winners’ Tour, a national showcase of 15 under-represented artists facing barriers of mental health, disability or identity. The Tight Modern is the world’s smallest pop-up art gallery—an 8’ ...
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We support the #NOFREEWORK campaign

Creative Future supports the #NOFREEWORK campaign – that all creative freelancers should be paid. Unpaid work is any scenario where a business exploits an individual for commercial gain by not paying for labour or services that ...
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New Workshop Programme Announced

We've got a whole host of new workshops and courses starting this September. View all our workshops and book your place here
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Creative Future Literary Awards - writer in Residence scheme now open for applications

Announcing the 12 winners of the Creative Future Literary Awards 2017

The UK’s only national competition for all under-represented writers announces its 12 ‘outstanding’ winners. Thank you to everyone who entered The Creative Future Literary Awards this year. We received triple the number of entries to that of ...
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Creative Future selected for the Arts Council funded Creative United ‘Prosper’ programme

We are proud to announce we have been selected for the Arts Council funded Creative United ‘Prosper’ programme that will enable us to benefit from free business support along with other cutting edge artists, innovative library ...
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July Newsletter

Our newsletter for July is now available to view here
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Why you should enter more writing competitions: The Future Bookshelf

Our Creative Future Literary Awards competition has been featured on the Future Bookshelf blog. Creative Future Director Dominique De-Light and Project Manager, Sarah Juckes, introduce the Creative Futures Literary Awards and explain why you should be entering. ...
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June Newsletter

Our June newsletter is now available to view, with all the latest updates on our activities. View our June newsletter here
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