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Leeds Trinity Writers' Festival

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Writers' Festival

​On Wednesday 22 March, students, staff and members of the local community will come together to explore the range of possibilities opened up by working with professional writers at the annual Leeds Trinity Writers' Festival. 

What's happening? ​
Now in its 13th year, the Leeds Trinity Writers' Festival c​​omprises practical workshops led by professional writers on a diverse range of writing themes. You can: 

- Discover how borrowing words from other languages can enrich your poetry​ 
- Master the art of the very short play
- Use the detail of your own life in the making of a fictional incident
- Explore the habits people use to make time and space for their writing
- Find out how to make your poems more surprising for your reader

And more...​


​The day will start with refreshments from 10am followed by workshops. Each workshop will last two hours and will run once in the morning commencing 11am and once in the afternoon commencing 2pm. There will also be readings at lunchtime and after the afternoon workshops. 

​Lunch may be bought from the University Food Court or Atrium Café, or participants may bring their own. 

Inspiring Futures poetry anthology launch
The day will close with a celebration of creative writing at Leeds Trinity, which will include the launch of the Inspiring Futures poetry anthology.​ This will include a wine reception. 

lebration of creative writing at Leeds Trinity, featuring the launch of the Inspiring Futures poetry anthology.
When?
Wednesday 22 March

The Writers' Festival will take place from 10.00am - 5.00pm

The launch of the Inspiring Futures poetry anthology will take place from 5.30pm - 7.00pm. ​

Where?
Leeds Trinity University

Cost?
The cost for the day is £10. (Leeds Trinity University students and alumni can attend for free).

​Got a question
Contact Bernie Mulligan on 0113 283 7126 or at b.mulligan@leedstrinity.ac.uk