Supporting Writers and Writing

ArtfulScribe aims to find, develop and promote new and emerging writers and audiences for Live Literature by hosting creative writing workshops, Live Literature events, and open mics that inspire, educate and entertain.

Covering a wide range of writing styles and techniques, catering for all ages and levels of ability, as an organisation we are committed to empowering self-expression in the community by developing skills and confidence, raising the profile of writers and writing in Southampton, Hampshire, and neighbouring counties.

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Paid Artist Days

Writes In Residence, Showcase Guests and Workshop Facilitators

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People Directly Engaged through Workshops

Including Schools, Young Writers, Libraries and Creative Writing Groups

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Broadcast Reach

Media Coverage Including Print, Internet, Television and Radio

What we do

ArtfulScribe supports writers and writing in Hampshire and Dorset through showcases, workshops, live literature events and publications. Our aim is to encourage more people to engage with both written and spoken word.

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Case studies

Since 2011 we've been helping writers develop and build their confidence, from writing for publication to taking part in open mics, festivals, and touring shows in the UK. Find out how we can help you by signing up to our newsletter or taking a look at writers who've shared some steps on their journey with us.

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STAFF

Our workshop leaders have years of experience to share and include award-winning authors, writers with international reputations, poets whose work features in leading magazines and performance poetry professionals. We also support writers to gain workshop experience through shadowing roles so please get in touch if you'd like to know more.

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So:Write

SO:Write is a two-year, multi-strand literature development strategy and delivery programme based in Southampton that aims to develop the profile of writers and writing in the area.

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Do:Write

DO:Write is a 2-year multi-strand pan-Dorset literature development project.

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What's on

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Our projects

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Our workshops

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Our blogs

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Our films

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Latest news

07 September 2018

SO To Speak Tickets Now On Sale

This year's SO:To Speak activities take place from 2-4 November at Southampton's new cultural quarter at NST City and John Hansard Gallery. We're delighted to be working...

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Writers directory

Representing writers throughout the South

A community space for writers to connect with others who share a passion for writing.

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Our blogs

Regular news and insight from our many poets, writers, educators and facilitators

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Resources


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