Women’s Prize at Writers’ Weekend

Event details

Sunday 27th Jun 2021


Helping Creative Women to Discover and Develop Their Talents, with Kate Mosse, Abi Daré and Lucy Morris

Sunday 27 June 2021, 7pm (online)

The Women’s Prize Trust is joining up with Writers’ Weekend to present the closing event of its 2021 programme.

Founder Director of the Women’s Prize for Fiction Kate Mosse; author Abi Daré and Curtis Brown Literary Agent Lucy Morris, will offer tips on the writing and publishing process. From carving out time to write, ideas to get the creative juices flowing and the best way to secure representation, you’ll be inspired to follow your writing dreams.

Kate, Abi and Lucy are all judges for the our new talent development programme Discoveries, powered by NatWest and Curtis Brown. The unique programme offers aspiring female authors of all ages and backgrounds practical support and encouragement at the beginning of their creative journeys to develop their craft, increase their confidence and improve their financial management skills.

We’ve deliberately made this event as affordable as possible, pricing tickets at £5, with a number of free tickets available for women from low-income backgrounds. Book here >

In addition, we are subsidising one Weekend Ticket for a woman whose financial situation prohibits them from attending the event. The Weekend ticket includes 18 Talks with Q&A, both keynotes, three one-to-ones, Group Chats, access to the Expo, Success Stories readings, the opportunity to have a 30-minute Reedsy editorial session and a free ticket to this event. Apply here >

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