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Sky Mirror Writing Competition: Under 16s winner

The judges of our Sky Mirror competition loved this touching story from Devesh, and duly awarded it the winner of the Under 16's category.

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Sky Mirror Writing Competition: Uh-oh

We recently ran a competition with Nottingham Playhouse for writers to be inspired by the iconic local landmark, Anish Kapoor's Sky Mirror. We...

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WE'RE HIRING: Videographer role

We're looking for an experienced videographer to capture our Summer of Freedom Reads programme.

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OPPORTUNITY: Carrington Street poem

To mark the revitalisation of Carrington Street, Nottingham City Council are looking for a poet (or collective) to dress the street in words.

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OPPORTUNITY for LGBTQ+ young people passionate about writing or illustration

The Rainbow Library: tackling the exclusion of LGBTQ+ voices in children’s books in the UK and Ireland through a pioneering publishing venture.

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Reading Unlocked with David Belbin

Our chair, David Belbin, writes about his May reading, in and out of lockdown.

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Launching the Letters of Solidarity Anthology

2020 was a challenging year for us all. Here at Nottingham City of Literature, we used that time to reflect on our practise and to work with young...

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Bumblebee and the Flutes / Tunes From Mousedale Dunes

We were gutted to not meet Slovenian children's author Anja Štefan last year - coronavirus put paid to her scheduled visit. But we are delighted to...

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