Creative writing workshop with Sussex Writes – find out about our work with local schools and explore your own creative impulses.
Sussex Writes is a transformative student-led creative writing programme helping young people across Sussex and beyond to become more creative and confident. Working with the School of English, Widening Participation, and local schools and organisations including The Youth Cafe and the Guides, we are making a significant contribution to Sussex’s impact on the local and international community, including providing online learning materials during lockdown. Come to this friendly session to find out more about what we do, and then stay on to participate in one of our creative writing workshops. All welcome, all materials provided, and no prior experience needed!
Speakers include: Dr Emma Newport (Sussex Sustainability Research Programme Fellow, Lecturer in English and Director of Sussex Writes), Dr Tom Bamford-Blake (Lecturer in American Literature and American Studies, Assistant Director of Sussex Writes), Abbie O’Connell (Assistant Programme Co-ordinator, Sussex Writes), Ellie Evans (Social media editor, Sussex Writes), Chloe Barker, Mia Blake, Shannon Goss, Adam Laidlow, Katie Webb (Sussex Writes student tutors).