Open Call for Writing and Photography

'Queer Writing for a Brave New World'

Accepting Submissions 01/06/21 - 31/07/21

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LGTBQ+ writers in person and online.

We're delighted to announce that we have been awarded Arts Council England funding from June 1st 2021 until the end of 2022.
Watch out for exciting developments in our programme.
Also, take a look at our Kickstarter Project which we are using to help fund our very first Anthology of LGBTQ+ writing, working title
'Queer Writing for a Brave New World'
You can pledge from as little as £1. Pledges of £15 or over will receive a copy of the anthology and other goodies. Click on the picture below to find out more or make a pledge.  
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  • Form Flex Workshop | £12 / £8
    Tue, 22 Jun
    Zoom Videoconference
    22 Jun, 19:30 – 21:30 BST
    Zoom Videoconference
    Ideal for beginners and experienced writers. Whether you want to beat the block, write for fun or try something new. Write and explore 4 different forms in 80 minutes.
  • LGBTQ+ Writer Micro-Retreat | £12/£6
    26 Jun, 13:00 – 16:30 BST
    Online Zoom
    Commit 3.5 hours and work on your writing project with us on this very popular session. End the facilitated session with an online coffee and chat with other LGBTQ+ writers AND if you'd like, the chance to read out some of your writing from the day.
  • Chapbook WIP Session | Free
    30 Jun, 19:30 – 21:30 BST
    An opportunity to discuss your ideas and writing (or photography) for the Open Call for Submissions for our chapbook 'Queer Writing for a Brave New World.
  • Welcome Session for New Members  | Free
    Tue, 06 Jul
    Zoom Videoconference
    06 Jul, 19:30 – 21:00 BST
    Zoom Videoconference
    Make the most of what Out on the Page has to offer. Meet other member writers. We will take you on a tour of Out on the Page and answer any questions you may have. Ideal if you have recently become a member or aren't sure about what we offer. Members Only.
  • Members' Open Forum | Free
    Thu, 15 Jul
    Zoom Video Conference
    15 Jul, 20:00 – 21:30 BST
    Zoom Video Conference
    Where members get to ask the questions and influence how we develop Out on the Page and how it supports emerging LGBTQ+ writers.
  • Bringing Together Short Story Writers | £3/£2
    19 Jul, 20:00 – 21:30 BST
    Online Zoom
    Connect with other LGBTQ+ writers working on short stories. This is an informal online networking session that will also introduce our ongoing WIP opportunities in our Members' Forum. For writers at any stage in their writing journey.