The Selkie Presents: New Voices, A Creative Writing Workshop

Saturday 23 November | 10-13:00

Edinburgh Adults Workshop

Free (ticketed)

Book your place

If you have any questions or for more information, please contact the venue directly.

A free workshop for writers aged 18+ from underrepresented backgrounds (POC, women, non-binary, LGBTQIA+, those with physical or mental health concerns, etc.) will be conducted by published writers, former publishing professionals and co-founders of The Selkie ( Sonali Misra, Chelsea Welsh and Lis Mesa. With an option to choose your form – fiction or poetry – you will learn concepts of writing, tackle writing exercises, understand the editing process and discover what happens behind the doors of publishing companies. Suitable for beginners and those writers who need a safe space and a nudge!

Please bring along papers, pens and your enthusiasm! We’ll take care of the refreshments.

Free but limited space – book yours on our Eventbrite page before tickets run out!

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Venue information

Cabaret Bar

60 Pleasance


Accessible entrances are available to the Cabaret Bar, there are accessible toilet facilities and gender-neutral toilets are available.

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