Enhancement Week

Enhancement Week events

Canterbury - Medway

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Feb 27
16:00 - 17:30
Writing for a Living
humsforhire

Do you want to write for a living? What does a writer's day look like? What are the options and how can you get started? Our expert panel of professional writers look at the trials and tribulations of making a living from the written word and share their insights into breaking into this competitive, frustrating and rewarding profession.Chair: Dr Jeremy Scott, Senior Lecturer in English Language and LinguisticsJeremy teaches and researches on the border between literature and language studies, and is also a published author.Speakers include:Emma Glass (Novelist), Tim Harding (Communications Coordinator for Keltbray), Yosola Olorunshola (Freelance Writer)Emily Cook (Kent graduate and freelance journalist/broadcaster). Emily graduated with a BA (Hons) in English Language and Linguistics and MA in Linguistics, and is now a journalist and features editor for Doctor Who MagazineHeidi Colthup (Lecturer in English Language and Linguistics and Convenor of "Writing in the Media"). Heidi works in Stylistics – media, narrative, and creative writing.  She is a published poet and has also worked as a columnist for a national magazine.

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To book a place please go to:

https://careers.kent.ac.uk/leap/event.html?id=4159&service=Careers+Service


Location

SR2,
Sibson Building,
,

United Kingdom
Map

Details

Open to All,

Contact: Careers and Employability Service
E: careerhelp@kent.ac.uk
T: 01227 823299
CES

University of Kent

Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ, T: +44 1227 764000

Last Updated: 06/02/2019