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September 23, 2019 9:00 am

Start Writing Fiction with Anjali Joseph

September 23, 2019 9:00 am

Start Writing Crime Fiction with Nicola Upson

Tash Aw
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Thursday 21 November

UEA Live: Tash Aw

Faculty guest reader: Andrew Cowan Tash Aw was born in Taipei to Malaysian parents. He grew up in Kuala Lumpur before moving to Britain to attend university. He is the author of three critically acclaimed novels – The Harmony Silk Factory (2005), which won the Whitbread First Novel Award and a regional Commonwealth Writers’ Prize; […]

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November 21, 2019 6:30 pm November 21, 2019 6:30 pm Europe/London UEA Live: Tash Aw Writers' Centre Norwich –

Faculty guest reader: Andrew Cowan Tash Aw was born in Taipei to Malaysian parents. He grew up in Kuala Lumpur before moving to Britain to attend university. He is the author of three critically acclaimed novels – The Harmony Silk Factory (2005), which won the Whitbread First Novel Award and a regional Commonwealth Writers’ Prize; […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Thursday 21 November
National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

6.30 - 9pm

Free

'Ghostland' by Ed Parnell
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Thursday 12 December

UEA Live: Edward Parnell

Faculty guest readers: James Wood and Ema Vyroubalova on behalf of Jermyn Pratt Edward Parnell lives near Norwich and has an MA in Creative Writing from UEA. He has been the recipient of an Escalator Award from the National Centre for Writing and a Winston Churchill Travelling Fellowship. The Listeners (2014) was his first novel, […]

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December 12, 2019 6:30 pm December 12, 2019 6:30 pm Europe/London UEA Live: Edward Parnell Writers' Centre Norwich –

Faculty guest readers: James Wood and Ema Vyroubalova on behalf of Jermyn Pratt Edward Parnell lives near Norwich and has an MA in Creative Writing from UEA. He has been the recipient of an Escalator Award from the National Centre for Writing and a Winston Churchill Travelling Fellowship. The Listeners (2014) was his first novel, […]

Great Hall, National Centre for Writing Writers Centre Norwich
Thursday 12 December
Great Hall, National Centre for Writing

6.30 - 9pm

Free

Event
Thursday 24 October

UEA Live: Ashley Hickson-Lovence (Black History Month)

Celebrating Black History Month with Ashley Hickson-Lovence, supported by Muli Amaye Faculty guest reader: Tessa McWatt Ashley Hickson-Lovence is a poet and writer from Hackney, London. While working as a secondary school English teacher, he completed his MA in Creative Writing and Publishing from City, University of London and is currently in his second year […]

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October 24, 2019 6:30 pm October 24, 2019 6:30 pm Europe/London UEA Live: Ashley Hickson-Lovence (Black History Month) Writers' Centre Norwich –

Celebrating Black History Month with Ashley Hickson-Lovence, supported by Muli Amaye Faculty guest reader: Tessa McWatt Ashley Hickson-Lovence is a poet and writer from Hackney, London. While working as a secondary school English teacher, he completed his MA in Creative Writing and Publishing from City, University of London and is currently in his second year […]

Great Hall, National Centre for Writing Writers Centre Norwich
Thursday 24 October
Great Hall, National Centre for Writing

6.30 - 9pm

Free

Event
Thursday 3 May

UEA Live: Imogen Hermes Gowar

The final UEA Live of the Spring line up is packed with UEA writing talent. The event will be headlined by two graduates of the UEA Creative Writing MA: debut novelist Imogen Hermes Gowar, and poet Sophie Collins. Also featuring special faculty guest reader and Sunday Times Bestselling author, Rachel Hore; Charles Pick Fellow, Rahad […]

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May 3, 2018 12:00 am May 3, 2018 12:00 am Europe/London UEA Live: Imogen Hermes Gowar Writers' Centre Norwich –

The final UEA Live of the Spring line up is packed with UEA writing talent. The event will be headlined by two graduates of the UEA Creative Writing MA: debut novelist Imogen Hermes Gowar, and poet Sophie Collins. Also featuring special faculty guest reader and Sunday Times Bestselling author, Rachel Hore; Charles Pick Fellow, Rahad […]

Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Thursday 3 May
Dragon Hall

Doors 6.30pm, for 7pm start

Free entry

Clapperboard and laptop
Online Course
Monday 23 September

An Introduction to Scriptwriting with Molly Naylor

<< Browse all online courses Special offer: All creative writing online courses include a free 12-week digital subscription to Granta Magazine! To join the waiting list for this course, please email learning@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk This course is an all-encompassing introduction to scriptwriting and is designed for writers who are just starting to explore scripts. You will learn the […]

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September 23, 2019 9:00 am September 23, 2019 9:00 am Europe/London An Introduction to Scriptwriting with Molly Naylor Writers' Centre Norwich –

<< Browse all online courses Special offer: All creative writing online courses include a free 12-week digital subscription to Granta Magazine! To join the waiting list for this course, please email learning@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk This course is an all-encompassing introduction to scriptwriting and is designed for writers who are just starting to explore scripts. You will learn the […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 23 September

12 weeks

Online

£450

Crime writing
Online Course
Monday 23 September

Start Writing Crime Fiction with Nicola Upson

<< Browse all online courses From the creators of the Noirwich Crime Writing Festival Special offer: All creative writing online courses include a free 12-week digital subscription to Granta Magazine. Fully booked! To join the waiting list for this course, please email learning@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk Crime fiction is the biggest-selling genre in the UK and this course will […]

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September 23, 2019 9:00 am September 23, 2019 9:00 am Europe/London Start Writing Crime Fiction with Nicola Upson Writers' Centre Norwich –

<< Browse all online courses From the creators of the Noirwich Crime Writing Festival Special offer: All creative writing online courses include a free 12-week digital subscription to Granta Magazine. Fully booked! To join the waiting list for this course, please email learning@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk Crime fiction is the biggest-selling genre in the UK and this course will […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 23 September

12 weeks

Online

£450

Creative non-fiction sold out
Online Course
Monday 23 September

Start Writing Creative Non-Fiction with Dan Richards

<< Browse all online courses Fully booked! To join the waiting list for this course, please email learning@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk Special offer: All creative writing online courses include a free 12-week digital subscription to Granta Magazine. This course will help aspiring authors develop the skills and techniques required to write a non-fiction book, be it a biography, […]

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September 23, 2019 9:00 am September 23, 2019 9:00 am Europe/London Start Writing Creative Non-Fiction with Dan Richards Writers' Centre Norwich –

<< Browse all online courses Fully booked! To join the waiting list for this course, please email learning@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk Special offer: All creative writing online courses include a free 12-week digital subscription to Granta Magazine. This course will help aspiring authors develop the skills and techniques required to write a non-fiction book, be it a biography, […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 23 September

12 weeks

Online

£450

Laptop, book and coffee mug
Online Course
Monday 23 September

Start Writing Poetry with Helen Ivory

<< Browse all online courses Special offer: All creative writing online courses include a free 12-week digital subscription to Granta Magazine! To join the waiting list for this course, please email learning@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk Join award-winning poet Helen Ivory on a journey into the transformative world of poetry. You’ll read inspiring poets, explore how poems take shape, and […]

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September 23, 2019 9:00 am September 23, 2019 9:00 am Europe/London Start Writing Poetry with Helen Ivory Writers' Centre Norwich –

<< Browse all online courses Special offer: All creative writing online courses include a free 12-week digital subscription to Granta Magazine! To join the waiting list for this course, please email learning@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk Join award-winning poet Helen Ivory on a journey into the transformative world of poetry. You’ll read inspiring poets, explore how poems take shape, and […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Monday 23 September

12 weeks

Online

£450

Laptop, book and coffee mug
Online Course
Friday 31 January

Writing Poetry: Next Steps with Helen Ivory

<< Browse all online courses This course is not currently open to new students. To join the waiting list please email learning@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk. Designed by the University of East Anglia and the National Centre for Writing This is a next level course designed for people keen to push themselves and see how far they can take […]

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January 31, 2020 12:00 am January 31, 2020 12:00 am Europe/London Writing Poetry: Next Steps with Helen Ivory Writers' Centre Norwich –

<< Browse all online courses This course is not currently open to new students. To join the waiting list please email learning@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk. Designed by the University of East Anglia and the National Centre for Writing This is a next level course designed for people keen to push themselves and see how far they can take […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Friday 31 January

24 weeks

Online

£900

Event
Wednesday 16 May

Voted Out – Tim Clare & Mark Grist

Sick of democracy? Here’s your chance to vote it out! Poets Tim Clare and Mark Grist use state-of-the-art voting technology to put power into the hands of you, the audience. Choose the direction of the show, reward the poet that panders to your whims and even decide what you want your poems to be about. […]

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May 16, 2018 9:00 pm May 16, 2018 9:00 pm Europe/London Voted Out – Tim Clare & Mark Grist Writers' Centre Norwich –

Sick of democracy? Here’s your chance to vote it out! Poets Tim Clare and Mark Grist use state-of-the-art voting technology to put power into the hands of you, the audience. Choose the direction of the show, reward the poet that panders to your whims and even decide what you want your poems to be about. […]

Norwich Arts Centre Writers Centre Norwich
Wednesday 16 May
Norwich Arts Centre

9 - 10.40pm (20 minute interval)

£10 (£15 for a joint ticket with Nuketown)

Event
Saturday 26 May

Why Writing Matters

What right do writers have to imagine beyond themselves, and when does this become cultural appropriation? Writer and psychologist Charles Fernyhough chairs a discussion with Professor of Disability Research Tom Shakespeare and writer Preti Taneja on how books not only help us understand the diverse lives of others, but can shake up our very sense […]

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May 26, 2018 12:00 am May 26, 2018 12:00 am Europe/London Why Writing Matters Writers' Centre Norwich –

What right do writers have to imagine beyond themselves, and when does this become cultural appropriation? Writer and psychologist Charles Fernyhough chairs a discussion with Professor of Disability Research Tom Shakespeare and writer Preti Taneja on how books not only help us understand the diverse lives of others, but can shake up our very sense […]

Literature Tent, Chapelfield Gardens Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 26 May
Literature Tent, Chapelfield Gardens

10 - 11am

£8 / weekend ticket £90

Event
Saturday 26 May

Disability Writes Back!

Where are all the disabled writers? Poets Owen Lowery and Jackie Hagan join Professor of Disability Research Tom Shakespeare to discuss the challenges they face and what society must do to break down these barriers. Part of the City of Literature programme at Norfolk & Norwich Festival.  Tickets £8 per event; book four or more […]

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May 26, 2018 11:15 am May 26, 2018 11:15 am Europe/London Disability Writes Back! Writers' Centre Norwich –

Where are all the disabled writers? Poets Owen Lowery and Jackie Hagan join Professor of Disability Research Tom Shakespeare to discuss the challenges they face and what society must do to break down these barriers. Part of the City of Literature programme at Norfolk & Norwich Festival.  Tickets £8 per event; book four or more […]

Literature Tent, Chapelfield Gardens Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 26 May
Literature Tent, Chapelfield Gardens

11.15am - 12.15pm

£8 / weekend ticket £90

Event
Sunday 22 April

International Literary Translation & Creative Writing Summer School

Delivered by the British Centre for Literary Translation in partnership with Writers' Centre Norwich The Summer School brings together writers and translators for an intensive, one-week, residential programme of hands-on translation and creative writing practice. For most language-specific workshops, groups work on a collaborative translation with the author in residence and workshop leader. For translators […]

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April 22, 2018 12:00 am April 22, 2018 12:00 am Europe/London International Literary Translation & Creative Writing Summer School Writers' Centre Norwich –

Delivered by the British Centre for Literary Translation in partnership with Writers' Centre Norwich The Summer School brings together writers and translators for an intensive, one-week, residential programme of hands-on translation and creative writing practice. For most language-specific workshops, groups work on a collaborative translation with the author in residence and workshop leader. For translators […]

University of East Anglia Writers Centre Norwich
Sunday 22 April
University of East Anglia

22 - 28 July 2018

£300 - £700