The Writing Life

We're a weekly podcast for anyone who writes. We talk to writers about their writing journeys and techniques, from early career debuts to self-publishers and narrative designers. We've featured Margaret Atwood, Jackie Kay, Sara Collins, Antti Tuomainen, Val McDermid, Sarah Perry, Elif Shafak and many more!Brought to you by the National Centre for Writing at Dragon Hall in Norwich.


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Brave New Reads with Badgerlands author Patrick Barkham

Patrick Barkham discusses his book Badgerlands as part of Brave New Reads. Brave New Reads takes place across Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire, and offers an immersive shared reading experience. Featuring six exceptional books chosen by readers for …

Brave New Reads with Fallen Land author Patrick Flanery

Brave New Reads author Patrick Flanery discusses and reads from his novel Fallen Land.Brave New Reads takes place across Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire, and offers an immersive shared reading experience. Featuring six exceptional books chosen by r…

Worlds 15 Provocation: Christopher Bigsby

Novelist and biographer, Christopher Bigsby gives the opening Worlds 15 provocation on the theme of Reputation.

Worlds Literature Festival 2015: Readings by Mamta Sagar and Jack Wang

Poet, playwright and translator, Mamta Sagar, and 2014/15 David T.K. Wong Creative Writing Fellow at UEA, Jack Wang read on the opening day of Worlds Literature Festival.

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