Events - Festival 2022

New Writers' Showcase

Saturday 5 March, 13:00 - 14:00
Town Hall, Queens Gardens - Council Chamber
This event took place in 2016

Reading: Em Strang, Lindsay Macgregor, Sam Tongue, Bridget Khursheed

The Scottish Book Trust New Writers' Awards offer each successful applicant a cash award allowing them to focus on their work, as well as a tailored professional development package which can include mentoring from writers and industry professionals, training in PR, performance and presentation training, and the opportunity to showcase work to publishers and agents. The awards also include a week-long retreat at Cove Park. This showcase features four previous recipients of the Scottish Book Trust New Writers' Awards: Em Strang, Lindsay Macgregor, Sam Tongue, Bridget Khursheed.

Presented in partnership with the Scottish Book Trust

Bridget Khursheed: Ed Waverley
Lindsay Macgregor: Rob McDougall
Em Strang: Heshani Sothiraj Eddleston
Samuel Tongue: (c) Scottish Book Trust

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Council Chamber – Town Hall, Queens Gardens

Location: At the top of Queens Gardens, on the corner with South Street

Includes: Council Chamber, Supper Room, Auditorium/Public Hall, Fife Contemporary foyer

Right in the centre of St Andrews, The Town Hall...