We aim to contribute to the cultural life of the North East region through creative writing.
We became a university research centre in 2009, led by Director Linda Anderson.
Our primary mission is to contribute to the cultural life of the region in the field of creative writing through the provision of:
Programme of visits
Our programme brings writers from around the world to Newcastle. They take part in readings, discussion and debate.
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By joining, you will also receive details about creative writing courses and opportunities. These are courtesy of The School of English Language, Literature and Linguistics.
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