Sun 4 December 2016
Links
About the Writers Compass
Events & Opportunities
Resources
Career Stories
One-to-One Services
Contact Us
Links
You are here: Home > The Writer's Compass > Links

Links

Page 1 of 28:  < Prev|1|2|3|4|5|6|7|8|9|10|Next >

Alliterati Magazine is a creative writing and arts magazine which aims to promote talent from across the world Read more...

We believe technological advances in any art's medium should help the proliferation of independent, unconventional product  Read more...

fourthirtythree is a new audio magazine. We'll be broadcasting and podcasting short stories of around five minutes (up to 1,000 words), written and read by some of the best contemporary writers. We're looking for edgy, engaging stories about modern life - stories which work well when read aloud. Read more...

Performance Poetry organization. 57 presents an extensive & diverse programme of promotional events & an expanding catalogue of productions - CDs & cassettes, videos & specials for the internet - featuring popular poets & performers Read more...

The Welsh national literature promotion agency and society for writers. Read more...

Offers a range of acting classes for everyone including courses designed to develop your presentation and communication skills Read more...

Adventures in Fiction offers a range of professional services to writers including manuscript appraisal, mentoring and a full one year development programme Read more...

The animate! project challenges the boundaries of animation through production funding, discussion and screenings - and here at animate!'s online resource. The news section covers the latest experimental animation news, people, events, schemes, and web based projects.  Read more...

Anne Peaker Centre is the national organisation that promotes and supports the use of the arts in criminal justice  Read more...

Anobii is a social network for book readers and an E-Book retailer Read more...

The Artists' Professional Development Network (APD) initiated by a-n in July 2001 is a UK-wide intelligence and exchange forum for organisations that are proactively developing information, advisory, training and professional development services for visual and applied artists Read more...

England's leading organisation for performance poetry. Apples & Snakes is establishing a network for performance poetry across the country by appointing coordinators based in different regions.  Read more...

Offers drama/theatre courses including Writing for the Stage. Read more...

Not-for-profit association that helps its members in business and the arts to develop more effective ways of working together Read more...

Provides courses, workshops, mentoring schemes and free advice surgeries for artists, creative people and arts administrators, delivered by leading arts practitioners and creative business advisers. Read more...

ARTS ACCESS UK is a new initiative from The National Disability Arts Forum that will help venues, sites and events promote their accessibility to disabled people throughout the UK.  Read more...

The Arts and Humanities Research Council provides funding and support in three programmes: advanced research; postgraduate research and training Read more...

The national development agency for the arts Read more...

Funding and development agency for the arts in Northern Ireland Read more...

Funding and development agency for the arts in Wales Read more...
International Links
Beyond the UK, writers "in education" are represented by a number of key organizations as follows:

AWP - The Association of Writers and Writing Programs (USA)

Since 1967, AWP has supported writers & writing programs around the world. It now supports over 34,000 writers at over 500 member colleges and universities and 100 writers' conferences & centres.

http://www.awpwriter.org



AAWP - The Australasian Association of Writing Programs

The Association exists to provide a forum for discussion on all aspects of teaching creative and professional writing as well as current theories on creativity and writing, and to improve the quality of programs across the country.

http://www.aawp.org.au



Asia-Pacific Writing Partnership

The Asia-Pacific Writing Partnership is a not-for-profit initiative that brings together writers, scholars, writers’ organizations, translators, publishers and others interested in the development, exploration, distribution and promotion of writing from Asia and the Pacific Rim.

http://apwriters.org



CCWWP - Canadian Creative Writers and Writing Programs

The CCWWP is an organization of creative writing teachers and creative writers from all parts of Canada, working in its various languages, and in all types of teaching venues and situations, including those teaching full-time or part-time within primary, secondary and post-secondary institutions, and those who are independent, free-lancing or teaching workshops outside the institutions in communities of all kinds.

http://ccwwp.ca/english/



EACWP - European Association of Creative Writing Programmes

This association aims to promote networking, the organization of international events, and the exchange of students, teachers, scholars, information, ideas and knowledge in the field of Creative Writing, especially, but not exclusively, in Europe.

http://www.eacwp.org