Canongate has signed a two-book deal for Courttia Newland’s first speculative fiction novel and short story collection.
A new collection of writing by black British men features a number of distinctive voices, from all walks of life, overlooked by the book trade—until... Read more
Multimedia publisher OWN IT! has launched a literary agency arm, signing author Courttia Newland as its first client.
Leading writers Irenosen Okojie, Courttia Newland, Bidisha, and Alex Wheatle MBE are to take up residencies in London libraries as part of a new literary... Read more
Manchester-based independent Comma Press has appointed actor Maxine Peake and writer Courttia Newland as its inaugural patrons.
Writers including A L Kennedy, Sebastian Barry and Courttia Newland are to participate in an event which will see MPs given copies of A Country of Refuge (Unbound)... Read more
Publishers should “be braver, be too brave” when it comes to taking on new writing if they want to become more diverse, poet and writer... Read more