Join us for these three sessions focusing on the visual arts – we’ll hear from artists working in different mediums, and use their work to inspire our own writing.
Open Call for Blog Pitches! – for February-May 2023
Upcoming paid opportunities for writers of colour in Scotland to contribute to our blog!
SBWN at Granite Noir – 23 February and 25 February 2023
SBWN is excited to be hosting two events as part of this year’s Granite Noir crime writing festival.
Winter Showcase: Scottish Black Writers Group x Asian Writers Group – 15 December 2022
An evening of performance, sharing, and connection with fellow writers of colour!
Scottish Black Writers Group – 24 November 2022
Join us for this free writing workshop with Zoe Lorimer on gamifying your writing process.
Poetry Review Writing Workshop with Helena Nelson – 26 November 2022
Join Helena Nelson, from HappenStance Press and Sphinx Review, for this poetry review writing workshop!
The Personal is Political: Poetry Masterclass with Etzali Hernández – 14 November 2022
What does it mean to be a political poet? What purposes can political poetry serve? – and what political action can writing reclaim?
Writing from Sister Radio Workshop – 30 October and 2 November 2022
An online writing workshop using the themes of Sister Radio by Sara Shaarawi.
Perceptions and Experiences of Black Writers and Writers of Colour in Scotland’s Literary Sector – 2022 Survey
Our annual survey, co-produced with EDI Scotland and Simranjit Kaur Sahota, which seeks to capture the experiences of BPOC in Scotland’s literary sector.