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Writers & Creatives of Colour Online Social: with Jacob Ross
September 26, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Join Writing Our Legacy and special guest Jacob Ross for an online social and networking event. This is a space for writers and creatives of colour to come together and share experiences. The fourth in a series of monthly socials with special guests, this event is part of a wider digital programme of activity produced by Writing Our Legacy.
Details of other events can be found at https://writingourlegacy.org.uk
Date: Saturday 26 September 2020
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Please note: all tickets are non-refundable.
Supported by Arts Council England Emergency Response Fund Grant
About Jacob Ross
Jacob Ross is a novelist, short story writer, editor and creative writing tutor. His crime fiction novel, The Bone Readers won the inaugural Jhalak Prize in 2017. His literary novel Pynter Bender was published to much critical literary acclaim and was shortlisted for the 2009 Commonwealth Writers Regional Prize and chosen as one of the British Authors Club’s top three Best First Novels. His latest book is Tell No-One About This, a collection of stories written over a span of 40 years, including from Song for Simone (1986) and A Way to Catch the Dust (1999) and more than a dozen new ones. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and has been a judge of the V.S. Pritchett Memorial Prize, the Olive Cook, Scott Moncrieff and Tom-Gallon Literary Awards. Jacob is Associate Fiction Editor at Peepal Tree Press and the editor of Closure, Contemporary Black British short stories.