Main Event

Cultureword’s 9th National Black Writers Conference

Featuring Over Here Zine Fest

  • 13
  • Oct

2018

Saturday

9.30am

until 5.00pm

Collage of photos f headshots of the writers: Hirohisa Fukada, Jennifer Makumbi, Masimba Musodza and Keisha Thompson

  • Collage of photos f headshots of the writers: Hirohisa Fukada, Jennifer Makumbi, Masimba Musodza and Keisha Thompson

The 9th National Black and Asian Writers Conference brings together poets, playwrights, novelists, short fiction writers and digital artists to debate and share their experiences of digital literature, afro-futurism, mental health, crime fiction, developing audiences, self-publishing, writer journeys, the black cultural economy, and much more. Alongside the conference, Over Here Zine Fest showcases the inventiveness, humour and creativity of black writers, activists and artists from across the UK. Participating writers and creatives include Rajeev Balasubramanyam, Yvonne Battle-Felton, Maya Chowdhry, Hirohisa Fukada, Nazmia Jamal, Jennifer Makumbi, Anjum Malik, Masimba Musodza, Humaira Saeed and Keisha Thompson. For the full programme visit: culturewordconference.org/tickets

If you have a disability and would like to discuss your access needs, please email Charlotte at charlotte@cultureword.org.uk