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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

Event
Saturday 29 May

Behind ‘Provenance’ – with Ayòbámi Adébáyò

Booking will open shortly for NCW Supporters’ Circle members. Public and online booking will open on Thursday 15 April. Discover the journey behind the making of Provenance: a vivid and immersive play involving live acting, digital screens and the fabulous storytelling skills of acclaimed novelist Ayòbámi Adébáyò. Part of Future & Form. Produced by Mutiny […]

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May 29, 2021 7:00 pm May 29, 2021 7:00 pm Europe/London Behind ‘Provenance’ – with Ayòbámi Adébáyò Writers' Centre Norwich –

Booking will open shortly for NCW Supporters’ Circle members. Public and online booking will open on Thursday 15 April. Discover the journey behind the making of Provenance: a vivid and immersive play involving live acting, digital screens and the fabulous storytelling skills of acclaimed novelist Ayòbámi Adébáyò. Part of Future & Form. Produced by Mutiny […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 29 May
Online

7 - 8pm BST

Free - please register in advance

Event
Friday 21 May

Provenance

Priority Booking for this event is now open for NCW Supporters’ Circle – click here to find out more. Public and online booking will open on Thursday 15 April. In this vivid and emotional immersive play, acclaimed novelist Ayòbámi Adébáyò tells the compelling story of twins separated by death. Follow the journey of the sacred ibeji artefact […]

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May 21, 2021 3:00 pm May 21, 2021 3:00 pm Europe/London Provenance Writers' Centre Norwich –

Priority Booking for this event is now open for NCW Supporters’ Circle – click here to find out more. Public and online booking will open on Thursday 15 April. In this vivid and emotional immersive play, acclaimed novelist Ayòbámi Adébáyò tells the compelling story of twins separated by death. Follow the journey of the sacred ibeji artefact […]

National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall Writers Centre Norwich
Friday 21 May
National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall

21 - 21 May, various times

Free - please register in advance

Online Course
Tuesday 4 May

An Introduction to the Memoir

  12-week online writing course begins Tuesday 4 May. Do you want to tell your own story? Life stories have resonance for others and are a gift to be shared. In this course, led by award-winning writer Lucy Hughes-Hallett, you’ll gain the confidence to write your own story, develop an understanding of how memoirs are […]

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May 4, 2021 9:00 am May 4, 2021 9:00 am Europe/London An Introduction to the Memoir Writers' Centre Norwich –

  12-week online writing course begins Tuesday 4 May. Do you want to tell your own story? Life stories have resonance for others and are a gift to be shared. In this course, led by award-winning writer Lucy Hughes-Hallett, you’ll gain the confidence to write your own story, develop an understanding of how memoirs are […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Tuesday 4 May

12 weeks

Online

£475

Online Course
Tuesday 4 May

Writing Fiction: Next Steps – limited availability

24-week course begins Tuesday 4 May. Join Megan Bradbury (‘an extraordinary talent’ – John Boyne) for a six-month, in-depth online writing course. Designed in partnership with the University of East Anglia, you will receive one-to-one feedback on your writing and complete practical exercises in plot, character, dialogue, description and editing – all working towards a […]

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May 4, 2021 9:00 am May 4, 2021 9:00 am Europe/London Writing Fiction: Next Steps – limited availability Writers' Centre Norwich –

24-week course begins Tuesday 4 May. Join Megan Bradbury (‘an extraordinary talent’ – John Boyne) for a six-month, in-depth online writing course. Designed in partnership with the University of East Anglia, you will receive one-to-one feedback on your writing and complete practical exercises in plot, character, dialogue, description and editing – all working towards a […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Tuesday 4 May

24 weeks

Online

£945

Online Course
Saturday 22 January

Writing Poetry: Next Steps – returns in 2022

  Be the first to know This course will return in the future. To join the notification list for this course please email info@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk Award-winning poet Helen Ivory will be your guide through this next level course, designed for poets keen to push themselves further. Through experimentation, challenge and feedback, you will produce new work and […]

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January 22, 2022 9:00 am January 22, 2022 9:00 am Europe/London Writing Poetry: Next Steps – returns in 2022 Writers' Centre Norwich –

  Be the first to know This course will return in the future. To join the notification list for this course please email info@nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk Award-winning poet Helen Ivory will be your guide through this next level course, designed for poets keen to push themselves further. Through experimentation, challenge and feedback, you will produce new work and […]

Online Writers Centre Norwich
Saturday 22 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