WritingPAD Wales Symposium
- Swansea Metropolitan University
- 1 April 2011 10:00-17:00
This event is to celebrate and promote writing that is happening in art, design and performance across Wales, but interested participants from A&D institutions across the Writing PAD network are most welcome.
The day is free and a light lunch and refreshments will be provided by SMU.
The event is aimed to provoke discussion and delegates will act both as advisors and collaborators, commenting and giving feedback on the trigger papers presented and then working towards areas of interest for co-written papers. They will encourage all who attend to collaborate on further papers from for a special issue of the Journal of Writing in Creative Practice (JWCP): volume 4, issue 2. The deadline for this second issue is 3 June 2011.
Speakers so far include:
Christopher Short (UWIC), Brian Fagence (Glamorgan), Richard Knapp (SMU) , Desdemona McCannon (Glyndwr) , Annie Grove-White (UWIC), Kirsten Hardie (Bournemouth), Mary Davies (SMU), Howard Riley (SMU) , Kene Igweonu (SMU).
Organisers of the event are:
Faculty of Art and Design / Cyfadran Celf a Dylunio
Dynevor Centre for Art, Design and Media / Canolfan Celf, Dylunio a'r Cyfryngau Dinefwr
Swansea Metropolitan University / Prifysgol Fetropolitan Abertawe
Senior Lecturer Centre for English Language and Academic Writing
Goldsmiths, University of London