Kavya Prize

Thursday 16 November | 18:15-19:30

Glasgow Panel event / author reading, Storytelling Adults

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Join some of Scotland's best new writing talent: the shortlisted authors for the 2023 Kavya New Writers' Award! We will hear readings from the authors, there will be a chance to network with the judges (including literary agents) and the winner of the inaugural prize for new writers will be announced.

The Kavya Prize for Scottish writers of colour was founded by Scottish-Indian author Leela Soma, in collaboration with Creative Writing at University of Glasgow. The inaugural prize for published writers was awarded to playwright Uma Nadah-Rajah.

Venue information

The Mitchell Library

The Mitchell Library,
201 North Street

G3 7DN

Accessibility guides Read the accessibility guide for The Mitchell Library on AccessAble Read our autism-friendly guide to the Mitchell Library We also have a supply of books in Braille, large print and audio. Accessible toilets This accessible toilet is approximately 26m (28yd 1ft) from the main entrance. This accessible toilet is located to the rear right as you enter. Assistance dogs Guide and assistance dogs are welcome and a bowl of water can be provided. Hearing loop There is a fixed loop hearing assistance system. This venue does not play background music. Wheelchair access There is a wheelchair to borrow. To borrow the wheelchair, please contact a member of staff. Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.

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