Calling all poets and writers: University of Glasgow Creative Writing West End Festival 2016



Call for Submissions

Open to writers and poets!

Do you fancy reading some of your newest writing at the West End Festival? University of Glasgow’s Creative Writing folks are hosting a ‘New Writers Showcase’ on Tuesday 21st June 2016 at “So, What Comes Next?” a hip pub at 182 Queen Margaret Drive, Glasgow.

Submit a synopsis/abstract (200 words max) of what you will be reading and a short (50 words max) bio note by Wednesday 15 June. (Selected readers will be notified by Friday 17 June.)

Readings will be limited to 5 minutes each, and readers.

Please email your abstract and bio to

Even if you don’t fancy reading, please do come along and support your fellow writers!

The event is sponsored by the Creative Writing Department at the University of Glasgow

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