Welcome to Free Word. Interested in exploring the political and cultural power of words? Join us at an upcoming event or read about the themes we explore.

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Free Word is a charity. Your donation, whatever the size, will help us support artists, young people and communities.

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We nurture writers, offer a space for collaboration for pioneering organisations, engage young people and communities with creative writing. Your support helps us continue all of this, and to get closer to the work we do.

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“Free Word is transformative. Minds are changed here, ideas become action.”  Kamila Shamsie, author.

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Thank You

Thank you to all our supporters who continue to make our work possible.

“The world can be changed through the power of words – but only if those words are heard and shared.” Bidisha, author and cultural commentator.

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