Introducing Live Literature School Residencies 2019-20

We're delighted to announce the 10 schools awarded fully funded author residencies in 2019-20 and the authors, storytellers and creative practitioners who have been appointed to work them.

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The Live Literature School Residencies programme(this will open in a new window), which is generously funded by the Walter Scott Giving Group and now in its fourth year, works with staff and pupils to inspire a lifelong love of reading and writing.

The schools were chosen by an expert panel and will each receive a package of support representing over £4000 of funding:

The following schools will receive fully funded author residencies:

Learn more about the Live Literature School Residencies programme(this will open in a new window) and the exciting projects we’ve supported since 2016.