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EDI Scotland and the Scottish BAME Writers Network have partnered up and co-produced a survey to capture the perceptions and experiences of BAME people who are engaged, or wish to engage, in Scotland’s literary sector. Find out more information. Fill out the survey here!


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Your health and safety are our top priority. Due to concerns and guidance around Coronavirus (Covid-19), events may be cancelled or postponed at short notice. Please read more info here.


Please email us ScotBAMEWriters@gmail.com if you:

  • Are holding a Scotland-based event featuring or for BAME/BIPOC writers
  • Have a submission, award, job or other opportunity open to BAME/BIPOC writers
  • Have a submission, award, job or other opportunity and you are encouraging writers from underrepresented communities to apply/submit