In Person Event: Regional Writer Meet-Up / Birmingham

Join Writing West Midlands and two guest speakers for a free morning of discussion and networking for emerging and established writers. This is a great opportunity for writers to meet one another, share ideas and tips, and hear from industry professionals.

The writers speaking will be Gillian McAllister and Naush Sabah.

Chaired by Jonathan Davidson.


About the Speakers:

Gillian McAllister has been writing for as long as she can remember. She graduated with an English degree before working as a lawyer. She lives in Birmingham, where she now writes full-time. She is the Sunday Times bestselling author of Everything but the Truth, Anything You Do Say, No Further Questions, The Evidence Against You and How To Disappear.

Naush Sabah is Co-founder and Editor of Poetry Birmingham, a visiting lecturer at BCU and a trustee at Poetry London. Her debut micro-pamphlet box set, Heredity/ASTYNOME, was published by Legitimate Snack (2020).

About this event:

Event information: This event will take place in person.

Event Duration: This event will last for 60 minutes.

Covid-19 requirements: The space is well ventilated, and will only be sold to half capacity. Attendees will be encouraged to wear a face covering whilst moving around inside the venue.

Get involved: The speakers will take questions from the audience at the end of the event.

This event is run by Birmingham Literature Festival, a project of Writing West Midlands. Writing West Midlands is an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation.

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Bramall Music Building
The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston


09 Oct 2021


10:00 am - 11:00 am


Free, but registration is required.