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April 2018

How To Get Published - Arts University Bournemouth

Arts University Bournemouth Poole

Sat 28 April 2018, 09.00 - 17.00

Writers & Artists are teaming up with Arts University Bournemouth to bring a day of getting to grips with the practicalities of writing.

The day includes: a two-hour writing workshop with an author of your choice; plenty of opportunity to network with speakers and fellow delegates over lunch; informative and interactive panel discussions with publishers and literary agents looking...

Writers & Artists are teaming up with Arts University Bournemouth to bring a day of getting to grips with the practicalities of writing.

The day includes: a two-hour writing workshop with an author of your choice; plenty of opportunity to network with speakers and fellow delegates over lunch; informative and interactive panel discussions with publishers and literary agents looking for debut authors to add to their lists.

In the morning, three successful writers offer their advice on how to improve your writing with an engaging and interactive workshop. Whether you're writing fiction, non-fiction, or poetry, there's a workshop for you! After lunch, the afternoon sessions will help you navigate the current market, warn you of what to avoid in a submission to an agent and give insight into the minds of leading publishing industry figures.

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June 2018

Winchester Writers' Festival

University of Winchester Winchester

Fri 15 June 2018 - Sun 17 June 2018

Join us for the 38th annual Winchester Writers' Festival at the University of Winchester. The festival features over 70 best-selling authors, commissioning editors and literary agents offering day-long workshops, talks and one-to-one appointments to help writers harness their creative ideas, turn them into marketable work and pitch to publishing professionals. 2018 Keynote Speaker: best-selling...

Join us for the 38th annual Winchester Writers' Festival at the University of Winchester. The festival features over 70 best-selling authors, commissioning editors and literary agents offering day-long workshops, talks and one-to-one appointments to help writers harness their creative ideas, turn them into marketable work and pitch to publishing professionals. 2018 Keynote Speaker: best-selling novelist Patrick Gale.

The full programme will be announced and booking will open in mid-late February on our website: www.writersfestival.co.uk

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September 2018

Stellium Litfest 2018

The Imperial Hotel Torquay

Sun 30 September 2018, 10:00 am until 5:00 pm

At last, there’s a Literary Festival that allows you to participate, instead of just attending like most of the other Litfests in the UK!
Most Litfests only invite big name authors, TV celebrities or MPs and so on, to give talks or advice to writers.

So, how do you get to showcase your own talents in public?

We designed Stellium Litfest 2018 to give ordinary...

At last, there’s a Literary Festival that allows you to participate, instead of just attending like most of the other Litfests in the UK!
Most Litfests only invite big name authors, TV celebrities or MPs and so on, to give talks or advice to writers.

So, how do you get to showcase your own talents in public?

We designed Stellium Litfest 2018 to give ordinary people in the writing, artistic and creative worlds a golden opportunity to promote their work, creative goods and services, or to network, learn and share techniques with others.

If you are an:
Author, (whether traditional, self-published or still working on your project); Proof Reader; Artist; Designer; Web or online Designer, Blogger / Vlogger; Copywriter; Photographer; Writers’ Club / Group; or involved in any way at all with the literary, artistic or creative worlds

THIS EVENT IS FOR YOU!

Have we forgotten anyone? Then tell us! We welcome people in related marketing, selling, promotional products, along with printers and other publishers, and invite them to join us and to “Spread the Word!”

Stellium Litfest is unique, and an event you’ll never forget.
it’s an annual festival, so don’t miss it!

More details:
If you are able to give a half-hour talk or one-hour workshop to share your knowledge and experience, or are qualified to judge literary entries for our prize-giving session, then contact us by email (details below) with your name, experience and email address. Talk spots are limited and subject matter has to be assessed for value and variety, so apply soon.

If you have books, artwork, other goods or services to promote or sell that have some kind of link to the literary and creative arts, you are welcome to apply for a table. Our venue is very spacious, but finite – apply early.
Details and prices to come shortly, but costs will be affordable.

Keep up-to-date by signing up to our (confidential) mail list – via our website or email – details below.

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