New Writing North - Turn Up for the Books - participate in the programme!
New Writing North - Turn Up for the Books
Turn Up For The Books is a partnership project between New Writing North, English PEN and the Women’s Prize Trust, designed to give young people aged 16-25 an insight into careers within literature.
They are looking for 15 young people currently living in the North to participate in the programme, which will involve:
• Four industry based workshops in September/October 2021, focused on Programming, Demystifying Publishing, Jobs in Books and Reviewing & Content. These will be led by diverse panels of professionals from across the sector, and will include practical exercises as well as real world insights
• The opportunity to programme an exclusive event for Durham Book Festival in October 2021
• The opportunity to review an event at Durham Book Festival 2021
• Exclusive access to all digital and live events across the Festival
Places are limited.
The deadline for applications is midnight on Sunday 5 September.
Successful applicants will be notified by Friday 10 September.
If you have any questions regarding the programme please get in touch with New Writing North on firstname.lastname@example.org