[UPDATE]: Great Writing - Creative Writing Conference [UK] (4/20/11; 6/18/11 - 6/19/11)

full name / name of organization: 
Great Writing - International Creative Writing Conference
contact email: 
conference@greatwriting.org.uk

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Great Writing 2011

The UK’s 14th Annual Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference

Imperial College London
Saturday June 18th - Sunday June 19th 2011

Critical or creative presentations are invited for this, the 14th Annual Great Writing International Creative Writing Conference, 18th – 19th June 2011. (Limited remaining space – presentations from the UK, USA, continental Europe, Australia, China, and more!)

To be held at one of the UK's great universities and great locations: Imperial College London, South Kensington, a cultural centre for the arts, sciences, music and museums, close to Royal Albert Hall and right next to the wonderful Natural History Museum.

All creative or critical papers are welcome. This year's theme is Creative Writing in all its forms! Let your imaginations lead the way. Onward!

Single presentations: 20 minutes, 10 minutes questions. 3 person panels: 90 minutes in total.

Send proposals to:

conference@greatwriting.org.uk

Closing Date: 20th April 2011 or when program full (whichever comes first)

Keynote Event – Saturday night, 18th June 2011:

The inaugural international "New Writing Creative Writing Lecture/Workshop" - www.newwriting.org.uk (Routledge)*

In this inaugural New Writing Lecture/Workshop, Professor Philip Gross, the 2009 TS Eliot Prize winner, and multi-award-winning writer for children and adults will explore with conference participants: “Who Needs Children’s Poetry?

For specific queries contact Professor Graeme Harper, Conference Director: graeme@greatwriting.org.uk

or for general enquiries contact:
conference@greatwriting.org.uk

We look forward to seeing you at Great Writing 2011!

* Participants are encouraged to submit papers/presentations to "New Writing: the International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing" (Routledge/Taylor & Francis).

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