Wednesday 5th July
This will be the seventh year running that CWC has organised the Chudleigh Literary Festival and we’re very excited about this year’s programme. You can download your booking form here.
9.30am for 10am till 12pm. Chudleigh Writers’ Circle Workshop, led by Jackie Juno. Free to members. Visiting writers welcome; £3
12pm to 2pm. Lunch in the Marquee. Catering by Harveys of Chudleigh, plus open mic. £5
2pm South West Writers’ Networking. An opportunity for writers from across the region to get together: swapping notes, offering advice and sharing experiences. Supported by ALLi (Alliance of Independent Authors), Devon Book Club, and Libraries Unlimited. Panel discussions on the art of writing and the craft of publishing. No charge.
The Art of Writing
A Q&A session on all aspects of writing, led by Virginia Baily, award winning author of Early One Morning and Africa Junction and Damien Furness, author, poet and radio host.
The Craft of Publishing
A Q&A session on all aspects of publishing, led by Margaret James, author of the Charton Minster novels, published by Choc Lit, and co-author of the self-published The Creative Writing Student’s Handbook; and Debbie Young, prolific author, and manager of the Author Advice Centre blog for the Alliance of Independent Authors.