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Writer in Residence, John Hansard Gallery, Southampton
Deadline: Mon 9 Mar 2020
ArtfulScribe, in partnership with John Hansard Gallery, is pleased to announce a new Writer in Residence opportunity to expand the gallery’s existing work around voice, spoken word and literature development.

The Residency forms part of the So:Write Literature Development project that aims to develop the profile of writers and writing in Southampton and the region. 

We are seeking an experienced writer and/or artist with a history of publishing, who is keen to position their writing within the context of a gallery, can respond to the Gallery’s exhibitions and events programme and the wider context of the city and the Solent region. 

John Hansard Gallery and ArtfulScribe invite expressions of interest from writers and/or artists who have both a knowledge of and interest in contemporary visual arts. 

The fee will be £5,000 for a commitment of up to 40 days over a maximum 12-month period with hot-desking provided in John Hansard Gallery. As part of the residency the Writer-in-Residence will be expected to maintain a regular blog/journal/podcast and hold a series of public events.

The residency will culminate with an offer of publishing support from ArtfulScribe to produce a small experimental publication in conjunction with John Hansard Gallery. 

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Deadline for receipt of expressions of interest is Monday 9 March 2020 at 10am with interviews scheduled to take place on Tuesday 31 March 2020

Additional Information:
South East England

Contact Information:
Contact Name:
Matthew West
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