The 8th Black and Asian Writers Conference and Festival will take place on the 8th of October 2016.

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Cultureword’s National Black and Asian Writers Conference has been running for 30 years. This conference, the 8th one of it’s kind, will take place on Saturday,  8th October. This year’s Conference includes panels, stalls, performances, interviews, conversations, ruminating, crystal-ball gazing, and an evening festival including a stellar performance from Manchester’s very own Lemn Sissay. The panels will discuss Afrofuturism, flash fiction, digital and immersive poetry, new directions in theatre and many more, all in a dispersed festival fashion.

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Madlab, 36-40 Edge St, Manchester M4 1HN Chapter One, Chatsworth House, Lever St, Manchester M1 1BY Central Library, St Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD

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