[UPDATE] Extended deadline for 2010 'Writing Urban Space' Creative Writing Conference

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University of Surrey
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L.M.Bell@surrey.ac.uk

Deadline for submission of abstracts for 'Writing Urban Space' Creative Writing Conference at University of Surrey extended by two weeks until the 5th March 2010.

This is a one-day conference to be held on the 23rd April 2010 in Guildford, UK. Submissions are invited for presentations exploring the relationship between writing (poetry/prose/scriptwriting) and urban spaces. Papers can comprise creative, critical or a hybrid. Topics for inclusion might address graffiti, murals, urban art, Nature and the urban, architecture, psychogeography, and the impact of urban environment on human psychology.

We are also delighted to announce that Iain Sinclair will be presenting the keynote speech at this event, more details of his work at: http://www.iainsinclair.org.uk/

Registration fee of £45. Papers 20mins in length, 10mins for questions.

Please submit to L.M.Bell@surrey.ac.uk by Friday 5th March 2010.

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