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CWWA Conference Bursary Winners 2014

The Contemporary Women’s Writing Association is pleased to support the scholarly work of those working in contemporary women’s writing internationally. We established a competitive scheme for the award of 2 bursaries each of £750, for PhD students and Early Career … Continue reading

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Women’s Writing and Environments: extended deadline and ECR/PG bursaries

Women’s Writing and Environments: The 5th International CWWA Conference, 3-5 July 2014, Melbourne Australia ***Extended deadline for abstracts: 31st December 2013*** ****ATTENTION ECRs and POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS**** CWWA is offering two bursaries (one ECR, one postgraduate) towards travel to Melbourne or conference fees, … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Contemporary Women’s Writing and Environments, 3-5 July 2014, RMIT, Monash and Deakin Universities (Melbourne, Australia)

We are pleased to announce a call for papers for the fifth biennial international conference of the Contemporary Women’s Writing Association, hosted by RMIT, Monash and Deakin Universities (Melbourne, Australia) in July 2014. Please circulate to local lists and interested colleagues … Continue reading

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Launch of AHRC-funded Collaborative Skills Development Programme: CWWSkills

Attention all Postgraduate Research Students and Early Career Researchers: Announcing the launch of a new AHRC-funded Collaborative Skills Development Programme, tailor made for those researching in any area of Contemporary Women’s Writing!! The CWWSkills Programme comprises 6 training workshops held … Continue reading

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Contemporary Women’s Writing and Literary Prize Culture, 24th June 2013

Contemporary Women’s Writing and Literary Prize Culture Monday 24 June 2013 9.30-15.30 Leeds Metropolitan University, Northern Terrace Rooms 117 and 118 The Contemporary Women’s Writing Association and the School of Cultural Studies and Humanities at Leeds Metropolitan University invite you … Continue reading

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Conversations with Contemporary Women Writers – Maggie Butt

Unfortunately Maggie Butt’s poetry reading at Leeds Met on Thursday is CANCELLED for personal family reasons.

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CWWA Book Club

We’re delighted to announce our new venture: the CWWA bookclub. Please have a look at the link below to see a bit about the bookclub and what we will be reading over the next few months. At the moment there … Continue reading

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Conversations with Contemporary Women Writers events – Kate Johnson,Shamshad Khan and Elizabeth Chadwick

The School of Cultural Studies and Humanities in conjunction with the Contemporary Women’s Writing Association are delighted to announce the further speakers in our series of ‘Conversations with Contemporary Women Writers’, taking place at Leeds Metropolitan University over the next … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Contemporary Experimental Women’s Writing, 12th October 2013, University of Manchester

We are pleased to announce a call for papers for a day symposium on Contemporary Experimental Women’s Writing, to be held at the University of Manchester in October 2013. Please circulate to local lists and interested colleagues and students. View … Continue reading

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Conversations with Contemporary Women Writers: Professor Manju Jaidka

The Contemporary Women’s Writing Association in conjunction with Leeds Metropolitan University are delighted to announce that Professor Manju Jaidka, of Panjab University, Chandigarh, India, will be the opening speaker in a series of ‘Conversations with Contemporary Women Writers’. Date: Tuesday … Continue reading

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