Tagged with Literature

Funding: The Golsoncott Foundation

Funding: The Golsoncott Foundation

 The Golsoncott Foundation awards grants (normally up to £3,000) to arts organisations with projects that demonstrate and deliver excellence in the arts, be it in performance, exhibition, artistic craft, or scholarly endeavour. The Foundation’s objective is to promote, maintain, improve and advance the education of the public in the arts generally and in particular the fine arts and … Continue reading

Funding: Foyle Foundation Schools Library Programme

Funding: Foyle Foundation Schools Library Programme

State funded schools as well as dedicated schools that do not have or want to improve their libraries can apply for funding through the Foyle Foundation Schools Library Programme. Priority will be given to primary schools and to funding library books. The Foundation will also consider contributions towards e-readers, library software, necessary IT equipment and … Continue reading

Opportunity: Write West – a new writing prize in the south west, Papatango Theatre Company

Papatango have recently launched a programme of new writing in the South-West running until spring 2020, and it’s all completely free to participants and more details can be found on this link https://papatango.co.uk/writewest/ Working with partners including Literature Works South West, Salisbury Playhouse, Theatre Royal Plymouth and Arts Council South-West, and supported by Bristol Old Vic and … Continue reading

Congratulations to Ruth Behan

Wiltshire Based Ruth Behan’s writing will feature in Common People: an anthology of working class writers. Common People is a collection of essays, poems and pieces of personal memoir, bringing together seventeen well-known writers from working class backgrounds with an equal number of brand new as-yet-unpublished writers from all over the UK. It includes two … Continue reading

Opportunity: Writer-in-residence, Exeter Custom House

Opportunity: Writer-in-residence, Exeter Custom House

Literature Works has been commissioned by Exeter Canal and Quay Trust to explore the potential of the Custom House, an historic building on Exeter Quayside, as a centre for literature.  We are now looking for the very first Custom House writer-in-residence. This could be a poet, novelist, writer of creative non-fiction, storyteller, spoken word artist … Continue reading