National Creative Writing Industry Day
Comma Press's National Creative Writing Industry Day, in partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University, is moving online for the first time in its six years and becoming a week-long National Creative Writing Industry Conference that will run from 26-30th October.
Award-winning author Irenosen Okojie will open the conference with a free keynote speech. She said:
"I'm thrilled to be opening the 6th National Creative Writing Industry Conference. This vital, inspiring conference energizes aspiring writers. I'm looking forward to sharing experiences on finding my authorial voice, navigating the industry and methods to staying curious about the world which connects us to the writing process in rewarding ways."
The conference will run free panel discussions with industry professionals throughout the week, and will offer two-day ticketed packages which will include 1 workshop and 1 meeting with a literary agent.