CFP: Creative Writing (UK) (11/1/06; 6/29/07-7/1/07)

full name / name of organization: 
Graeme Harper

                          FIRST CALL FOR PAPERS

                             GREAT WRITING
              the International Creative Writing Conference

                            10th Great Year!

Great Writing, the UK's international Creative Writing Conference invites
papers/creative work/panel suggestions for this very special 10th Year

                            GREAT WRITING 2007

                    Friday 29th June – Sunday 1st July

                       UNIVERSITY OF WALES, BANGOR

The organizers will consider creative work as well as papers on creative
teaching, creative writing theory and method, and on contemporary writers and
their work.

All suggestions for presentations (1 person), or panels (3 people), are very

This is a very special conference year, and we invite "presenters" to join in
the celebrations by showcasing the best range of creative and critical
practices in Creative Writing. Ideas for critical presentations might include
papers relating to: creative writing teaching methods and techniques; issues in
creative writing research; contemporary writers and their work; history and
context; structure, style and technique; technology; aesthetics and the writing
arts, creative writing and the other arts. And more! Ideas for presentations of
Creative Work are open!

Critical papers or creative presentations: 20 minutes in length, plus 10
introduction or questions.

For proposals, send to:

For further enquiries: Dr Samantha Rayner, Research and Development, IECI, or Prof. Graeme Harper.

           **Closing Date for Submissions: 1st November 2006**
                 Early submission is highly encouraged

To celebrate this exciting 10th Year of Great Writing, "New Writing: the
International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing"
announces that it is moving from 2 to 3 issues per annum! The journal is
available from MLM at "New Writing: the
International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing": For international visitors: the University of Wales,
Bangor is located at the base of Snowdonia (, 2 hours
by train/boat from Dublin, 1.5 hours by train or car from Manchester
International Airport.
--Yr Athro/Professor Graeme Harper BA MLitt DCA PhD FRGS FRSACyfarwyddwr/Director, Canolfan Ragoriaeth yn y Celfyddydau Creadigol,Institute for Excellence in the Creative IndustriesPrifysgol Cymru, Bangor, University of Wales, Bangor LL57 2DG mail sent through ========================================================== From the Literary Calls for Papers Mailing List Full Information at or write Jennifer Higginbotham: ==========================================================Received on Fri Oct 06 2006 - 15:57:05 EDT