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Fancy learning songwriting from Sir Ray Davies? He's teaching a 5-day Arvon Songwriting course in July with Marrion Wells. To apply please send audio samples of your work and details of your experience and influences to lumbbank@arvon.org by 21 May 2018.
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Arvon Apr 21
Do you write to create change? Join the Writing to Make Change Happen course, heavily subsidised and tutored by Lucy Neal () and Charlotte Du Cann () and Nikesh Shukla (). Apply by 30th April.
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Tania Hershman Apr 20
Brilliant news - is going to MATCH the funding I raised so 3 people get £500 off the course fee for the flash fiction course I’m co-tutoring at in Nov! I’m extending the deadline - DM me by Mon April 23 to apply!! … …
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Arvon Apr 20
Only three spaces left on the 5-day Popular Non-Fiction course on 28th May, tutored by Emily Robertson, (editorial director at Penguin Random House ) and Elise Valmorbida.
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Katharine Towers Apr 20
Just back from being a guest reader at Lumb Bank. What an extraordinary place - almost impossible to leave! Walking near woods we heard a first cuckoo. A tone poem indeed. Thank you
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Arvon Apr 20
Activists / Campaigners / Performers / Writers / Poets / Communicators. You’re invited to apply for the Writing to Create Change course in June. Tutored by Lucy Neal, Charlotte Du Cann & Nikesh Shukla. Deadline April 30.
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Arvon Apr 19
We’ve released our first selection of HALF PRICE courses to anyone aged between 18 and 25. All you have to do is sign up to Arvon 18-25 here, and you’ll get an email listing all the discounted courses for you to book!
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BudleighLiteraryFest Apr 19
Are you ready to take your literary career to the next level? Our might just be the ticket! All aspiring young writers (aged 18-25) living in , & are welcome to apply. Details on our Facebook page. Good luck!
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Arvon Apr 19
Writers ✍️ You can apply for funding from Arts Council England. Developing your Creative Practice is a new development fund to allow individual creative practitioners time and space to work. Grants from £2,000 - £10,000. Round one deadline: Weds 16 May
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4th Estate Books Apr 14
The 4th Estate Short Story Prize is BACK! This is the third year of the prize and we have been overwhelmed by the quality of the stories and the impact the prize has had. Find out how to apply here:
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Nick Hunt Apr 18
Can any novelists/ fiction writers advise on how to visually represent the structure of a complex plot? Something I can draw and *see*, rather than write and *think*? The more unusual the better!
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Arvon Apr 18
Nikesh Shukla will guest on the Writing to Make Change Happen course. For artists, activists, performers, producers, campaigners, communicators - this subsidised course is for anyone who sees their writing as an agent of change. Apply by 30 April
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Oberon Books Apr 18
Today's lunch time listen - part 3 of Dearest Squirrel, 's , is now available online: 👂📻➡️
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Arvon Apr 18
Calling all Sci-Fi and Fantasy writers! Have you seen our Science Fiction and Fantasy 5-day writing course? Tutored by Emma Newman and Peter Newman, this is one not to miss. Aug 20 - Aug 25.
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Mary Morris Apr 13
Arvon HQ has been working for some time on improving our offer to young people. Here is the result! Please share - some great opportunities for writers aged 18-25
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Arvon Apr 17
Radio Drama opportunity with BBC Radio Leeds and - WYPH are looking for writers of all backgrounds and all levels of experience to send in ideas for original 15 minute-long fictional radio plays around the theme of migration.
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Arvon Apr 17
Is there room for a bit more 'messiness' in the way writing is taught in the classroom? Writing and rewriting is an essential part of the process for many of us. So why is it in the classroom we only write, proof and hand it in? Blog via
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Arvon Apr 16
Only a week left to apply for Writing to Make Change Happen! Great for campaigners, communicators, activists, advocates - get your applications in by Monday 23rd April
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Arvon Apr 16
Would you like to work in a vibrant team promoting literacy & creativity in state secondary schools? Charity are hiring! More info on the roles & application here:
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Jake Borrett Apr 15
I cannot believe a year has gone by since our unforgettable experience at Aron in Shropshire. I learnt a lot about young adult fiction and met so many amazing people. Thank you.
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