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Press Release: Man Booker Prize short-listed novelist Yvvette Edwards to be first Writer-In-Residence at West Dean College of Arts and Conservation in partnership with New Writing South

Posted on 9th November 2020

West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is pleased to announce a new partnership with New Writing South to ensure that a minimum of 50% of their on-going Writers-in Residence (WiR) programme will support writers of colour. The first of three writers of colour who will have residencies at the College will be Booker Prize short-listed novelist Yvvette Edwards.

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