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Wordstock 2013

Past Event

Now in its third year, Wordstock is a one-day festival of writing and language. It is staged by 26, the writers' organisation and is open to everybody. Highlights this year include: Kate Mosse OBE, David Parfitt (an Oscar-winning film producer) and Dick Mullender, a former Scotland Yard hostage and crisis negotiator. [read more]

During the day there are writing projects to get your teeth into and two sets of workshops that cover the business end of freelance writing. There will also be a celebration this year as 26 marks its 10th anniversary.


Kate Mosse OBE – Award-winning writer, broadcaster and founder of the Women's Prize for Fiction.

Dick Mullender – Former Scotland Yard hostage and crisis negotiator, and an expert on listening.

David Parfitt – Oscar-winning film producer (Shakespeare in Love). Recent productions include My Week With Marilyn and Parade's End.

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