We’re thrilled to welcome Dean to the SBWN team! Not only are we admirers of his creative writing (Happy 1st Birthday to The Black Flamingo!), but Dean’s advocacy work for Black writers, for writers of Young Adult and Children’s Literature, and for safe, intersectional spaces, is incredibly inspiring!
Scottish BAME Writers Network is looking to hire someone to cover Administration & Media Support for our non-profit organisation. This position will specifically assist with general administrative duties, such as invoicing, managing our inbox and calendar, and updating our website and social media with various opportunities.
In spring 2020, Scottish BAME Writers Network (SBWN) partnered with EDI Scotland to gather the perceptions and experiences of BAME writers in and from Scotland. This survey aimed to assess gaps, absences, and barriers to participation in Scotland’s literary sector, and to help SBWN plan inclusive programming during their pilot programme and beyond.
We’re hiring a new co-director at SBWN! View this posting as a PDF Scottish BAME Writers Network is looking to hire […]
To the Scottish Literary Sector, At Scottish BAME Writers Network, we are constantly evaluating how effective our programming, opportunities, and […]
Your health and safety are our top priority. Due to concerns and guidance around Coronavirus (Covid-19), events may be cancelled or postponed at short notice.
The Scottish BAME Writers Network and EDI Scotland have co-produced a survey to capture the perceptions and experiences of BAME people who are engaged, or wish to engage, in Scotland’s literary sector.
The Scottish BAME Writers Network is very honoured to have been awarded Creative Scotland funding for their 2020 pilot programme and announces a landmark survey for BAME writers in and from Scotland.
Upcoming events for February and March 2020 include a BAME Writers Masterclass and evening Conversation with Dr Nikesh Shukla, our Inky Fingers Residency Open Mic, featuring Etzali Hernández and Gutter Magazine’s BAME Issue Launch at Aye Write.