First Time Writers: From Draft to Publication (The Asian Writer Festival)

First Time Writers: From Draft to Publication (The Asian Writer Festival)
21 Oct 2017 at 09:00 am
2 Oct 2017 at 06:00 pm
Royal Asiatic Society
Royal Asiatic Society
14 Stephenson Way,
Kings Cross
London
£30

On the occasion of its 10th Anniversary, The Asian Writer will bring together the contents of its website – interviews, masterclasses and features on literary trends – in a live format. The festival, taking place on October 21st at the Royal Asiatic Society in London, aims to support and encourage writers, by offering advice and inspiration and seeks to raise the profile of emerging voices. TLC is delighted to be joining the festival as one of its sponsors, alongside Writing Magazine, the IPG, Wasafiri, Spread the Word, Mslexia and the Arvon Foundation. TLC’s Director Aki Schilz will be chairing a panel for first-time writers, ‘From Draft to Publication’, featuring Mahsuda Snaith, Emma Smith-Barton, and Radhika Swarup.

The festival will also feature: Roopa Farooki, Vaseem Khan, Lynne E. Blackwood, AA Dhand, Rishi Dastidar, Juliet Pickering, Susmita Bhattacharya, Lorella Belli, Rukhsana Yasmin and a host of exciting emerging voices in the world of British literature.

View the full programme and book your ticket

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