Goldsmiths Writers' Centre Events Archive

Please see below our archive events.

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19 January 2022 - An evening with Jack Underwood

26 January 2022 - This is the Canon: Decolonize your Bookshelves in 50 Books

2 February 2022 - English and Creative Writing Presents…The Pat Kavanagh Prize

9 March 2022 - How editors and agents work


15 December 2021
ECW: How to Live. What to Do.

17 November 2021
Taking the leap: from historical fiction to Big Tech

6 October 2021
Autofiction: Who do you think you're kidding?

13 October 2021
Visualising the Novel

20 October 2021
‘Learning from the Past’: The Coming-of-Age Novel and Black British literature

27 October 2021
Spread the Word about life writing!

4 November 2021
How to Seed Earth’: an evening of ecopoetry with Poetry London


30 September 2020
The New Statesman / Goldsmiths Prize Lecture: Bernardine Evaristo

7 October 2020
Independent publishing today: Unbound and Galley Beggar Press

14 October 2020
Poetry with Mimi Khalvati, Ali Lewis and Ella Duffy

21 October 2020
exploring writing and publication from the novelist’s and editor’s perspective

28 October 2020
Experiments in Love.
New books by Luiza Sauma and Sophie Ward tell stories of love and loss across the universe. They discuss their philosophy and process

4 November 2020
Alan Davies on memoir, trauma, adolescence and adulthood

11 November 2020
Cross-cultural poetics, modernity and myth

18 November 2020
An evening with Adam Mars-Jones

25 November 2020
Brave New Words: Wasafiri after 35 Years

2 December 2020
Why women read fiction

9 December 2020
An evening with Inua Ellams, Maia Elsner & Phoebe Stuckes with Poetry London

15 January 2020

Goldsmiths Shorts with Momtaza Mehri, Will Jamieson and Bron Burgess

The Winner of the Goldsmiths Prize 2019: Lucy Ellman

7-8.30 pm LG01

22 January 2020

Science Fiction and Fantasy with Edward Cox and Emma Newman 

Pat Kavanagh Award prize readings and award presentation

6.30-8.30 pm RHB 137a

29 January 2020

Poetry, with Mimi Khalvati, Peter Daniels and Cathy Galvin

5 February 2020

First novels: Marina Kemp, Livia Franchini and Karen Raney;

12 February 2020

Elizabeth Day and Josh Cohen on work, leisure and failure

Eley Williams reading from her novel, PSH LG01, 7pm

18 March 2020

Michal Shavit and Ana Fletcher: how publishing works, plus Evie Wyld on her new novel

25 March 2020

Wasafiri after 35 years, with Susheila Nasta, Anthony Joseph and Winnie

Goldfish Anthology launch night 7pm -10pm PSH LG01