Read, Watch & Listen
Four poems from a digital residency
07 September 2022 by
In 2022, New Writing North teamed up with the African Writers' Trust to co-create an online residency, led by poet Nick Makoha, to invite young and emerging writers from England and Uganda to develop their craft in a shared, digital space.
Tony Walsh: The Sum of Us
14 June 2020 by
In 2020, Tony Walsh wrote a powerful and thought-provoking new poem to bring the country back together and show that collectively the sum of us is greater than its parts.
Mark Pajak on winning a Northern Writers’ Award for Poetry
19 December 2016 by
When asked that old question, ‘Why study Creative Writing?’ I used to shoot back, ‘Because I want to be a...
Our poetry roadshow in Sheffield
25 November 2016 by
Each year we take to the road to spread the word about the Northern Writers’ Awards, visit new places and...