Tagged: writers

Writers’ Centre Norwich to promote UK writing talent overseas

Writers’ Centre Norwich (WCN) is to support emerging writers, translators and literature development professionals through a “major” new programme after receiving a grant from Arts... Read more

Wicked Young Writers named

Young people aged six to 20 were yesterday (29th June) announced as the winners of this year's Wicked Young Writers Award. Launched by the... Read more

'Fair Contract Initiative' from Authors Guild

The Authors Guild of America has launched a Fair Contract Initiative to “address the major inequities in many boilerplate contract terms today” and educate authors... Read more

Author groups thriving as safe havens for writers

Author groups such as Killer Women (pictured), The Prime Writers and The History Girls can help writers find new ways to connect with readers and... Read more

Scottish Book Trust gets £95k for young writers

The Scottish Book Trust has been awarded £95,000 for a new national programme for young writers, from Time To Shine, Scotland’s National Youth Arts Strategy.... Read more

Sunday Times to relaunch Young Writer of the Year competition

The Sunday Times is to relaunch its Young Writer of the Year Award, with backing from literary agency Peters Fraser & Dunlop (PFD). For the... Read more

Q&A with Amber Caraveo

Amber Caraveo is director of the Skylark literary agencyWhen and why did you set up your own agency? We opened our doors on... Read more

RLF podcast to highlight writers’ cultural capital

A new blog and podcast launched this week by the Royal Literary Fund (RLF) aims to help the public acknowledge the contribution writers make to... Read more

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