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NAWE Conference 2019 - Call for Proposals, NAWE

  • Yorkshire
  • libraries, literature, theatre, Other, education
  • Seraphima Kennedy


Proposals for workshops, presentations and panels exploring the teaching of creative writing in schools, community, FE and HE settings are invited for this year's NAWE Conference which takes place in the beautiful city of York from 8-10 November 2019.

The annual conference of the National Association of Writers in Education offers an invaluable opportunity for writers and educators from across the UK and beyond to come together to celebrate the best in teaching creative writing practice, to build networks and debate current issues. Come and inspire and be inspired!

To find out more about how to submit a proposal, please visit

All contributors (members and non-members alike) benefit from a significant discount on the conference rates, with day, weekend, residential and non-residential packages available. Full details at  Registration opens at the end of April.

Deadline for proposals: 1 May 2019

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