ALEX WHEATLE: YOUNG ADULT WRITING WORKSHOP

Alex Wheatle, winner of the Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize for his 2016 book Crongton Knights will run a writing workshop for teenagers aged 14-18. Alex was awarded an MBE for services to literature in 2008. His first YA book; Liccle Bit, was nominated for a Carnegie Medal in 2015. “Wheatle’s writing is poetic, rhythmic and unique, remaking the English language with tremendous verve” – S. F. Said

FREE EVENT