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Tue 20 Oct 2015
Creative Writing PhD networking event - a cordial invitation. Places are limited so please book.

Only Connect: NAWE Creative Writing PhD Networking Event

Saturday 5 December 2015, 2 to 4.30pm 

The Keynes Library, School of Arts,
Birkbeck, University of London
43 Gordon Square
London WC1H 0PD

Presented by NAWE in association with Birkbeck, University of London

Studying for a Creative Writing PhD? Interested in meeting up with other PhD students and exploring the idea of setting up a PhD Network (including online)?

NAWE (National Association for Writers in Education) has teamed up with the School of Arts at Birkbeck, University of London to run this afternoon networking event. It’s a fantastic opportunity to help shape this brand new initiative and take it forward. You’ll also be able to share ideas and experiences around topics such as:

  • Different Creative Writing PhD models;
  • Balancing the creative and critical elements;
  • Navigating the paperwork;
  • Finance;
  • Teaching while studying;
  • Using the PhD as a springboard for career development within Creative Writing academia
  • And staying connected with the wider writing community.

Facilitators: Anne Caldwell, Deputy Director, NAWE and Philippa Holloway, PhD Graduate Teaching Assistant, Edge Hill University. Host: Julia Bell, Course Convenor, MA Creative Writing, Birkbeck, University of London

Cost: £5 donation (towards costs) To book a place, please complete the booking form to the right of the page and send to

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