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Pusey House Library Creative Arts Competition
Do you write? Draw? Potato-print?
Pusey House are looking for fiction, poetry and artwork to feature in an anthology. Entries can be on any topic, as long as there’s a connection to Pusey House.
Send up to 2000 words, 40 lines and A5 artwork to email@example.com
Further details here
‘Tales of Lockdown’ – a lighthearted competition for our members
Are you keen to see your lockdown experiences in print? If so, The Oxford Writer is keen to hear your stories. Send the editor (dmjefferis [at] me.com) your best true tales of lockdown by the end of August to enter (but do send them sooner if you want to see them in print).
Further details available here: Tales of Lockdown
Robert Bullard runs six courses for the university’s Department of Continuing Education. Upcoming courses are given below. For more details search ‘Bullard Conted Oxford’ or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Creative writing seminars provided by Kellogg College are open to all with no need to book. Seminars are usually held monthly during term times. For the current programme, see www.kellogg.ox.ac.uk/events/type/seminar/audience/public/
Cherry Mosteshar’s consultancy The Oxford Editors (www.theoxfordeditors.co.uk) is offering a 10% discount to all members of WIO on all services. The Oxford Editors also represents a small number of authors as their agent.