Eley Williams keynotes at National Creative Writing Graduate Fair

Eley Williams keynotes at National Creative Writing Graduate Fair

Short story writer Eley Williams will be the keynote speaker at the fourth annual National Creative Writing Graduate Fair, organised by indie Comma Press in partnership with the Manchester Writing School at Manchester Metropolitan University.

The 2nd November event, offering an introduction to the publishing industry and its professionals, will see agents from Jo Unwin Literary Agency, Blake Friedmann, Greene & Heaton, MBA Literary Agents, Madeleine Milburn, LAW and others, as well as representatives from publishers including Quercus and Canongate, offer one-to-one pitching sessions to would-be authors.

The keynote speaker will be short story writer Eley Williams, whose collection Attrib (Influx Press), won this year's James Tait Prize in fiction, as well as the Republic of Consciousness Prize.

Full details on the event can be had here.