Spread the Word has partnered with Jamie Hale to run Experimental!: a completely free, online writers retreat running from Monday 31 August-Sunday 6 September. There are twelve spaces open for 12 UK based D/deaf and/or disabled writers who write poetry, fiction and/or creative non-fiction. Six of these spaces will be given to London writers.
The week long will feature workshops, masterclasses, guest readings, industry 1-2-1s and a sharing event. Guest writers and speakers include Raymond Antrobus, Elsa Sjunneson, Anne Finger, plus industry talks from Verve Poetry Press, Bookouture, Apples and Snakes, Knights Of and more.
The retreat will be fully accessible and BSL-interpreted by Lynne Bateman and Michelle Wood.
To fin out more and how to book your place please visit our website.