New Writers Awards Showcase 2019

Thu 24 January 2019

Hear some of Scotland’s most exciting new writers perform their work, live, at Scottish Book Trust’s New Writers Awards celebration.

Finding and spotlighting some of the finest new writing talent emerging in the Scottish scene, the 2018 awards judges included Chitra Ramaswamy (Expecting: The Inner Life of Pregnancy), Peter Mackay (Gu Leòr / Galore) and Matthew Fitt (The Eejits).

The expert panellists relished the hard task of selecting awardees from hundreds of entries and this is your chance to hear the writers they selected read from their own work! Find out more about each by clicking their names below.

Book your tickets now to join the 2019 Awardees and at The Jam House in Edinburgh on Thursday 24 January 2019.