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Family Circle

By Jan Carson

Spotlight on the Storybarn

Developer of The Reader's Storybarn, Holly Wagstaff, talks about the need for creative and imaginative play for children

Reading Lives

Reader, bestselling writer and literacy expert Cathy Rentzenbrink discusses the role of reading in her life

Unpicking Wattpad

Creating new spaces for writers and readers

Connections

Join the global conversation - we want you to shape the discussion and help us explore the practical, artistic and conceptual core of literature.

This month we are exloring literacy, education and reading. How do we ensure that reading is accessible for all adults and children?

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CURRENT CONNECTION

Literacy, Education & Reading

Fiction

Graphic Novels

Non Fiction

Performance

Poetry

Literature
Organisations

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The Reader

Connect, Realise, Change - Building The Reading Revolution through Shared Reading

UK region

North West - England

FORMS WORKED WITH

Cross-artform Genre fiction Graphic novels Literary fiction Performance Poetry

Media Diversified

Non-profit organisation promoting skilled writers of colour

Manchester Literature Festival

Showcase of best new writing from around the world

Literature Works

We develop creative writers and readers throughout South West England 

Comma Press

Non-profit independent publisher based in Manchester specialising in short stories

HOW TO TAKE PART

Expert insight

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Join the global conversation

If you’re a literature professional we want you to be part of the global conversation. We're using the free team messaging service Slack to provide a digital greenroom; a behind-the-scenes space for professionals to debate, explore and network.

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