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Girls Can Do Anything: Do I Need to Shout (Led by Abiola Bello and featuring Siobhan Curham and Kate Manning)

March 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Girls Can Do Anything is a series of free events aimed at empowering writers to create dynamic, strong and well rounded female protagonists or female voices in their writing. Covering everything from how to get into the publishing industry, getting your voice heard and becoming a writer whilst juggling different careers with special guest speakers!

This session: Do I need to shout? with guest speaker Siobhan Curham (award winning author of Don’t Stop Thinking About Tomorrow) and Kate Manning (co-founder of Stoke Newington Literary Festival & publishing sales and marketing director)

Getting your voice heard in the publishing industry.

Discussion and Q&A. The publishing industry is a male-dominated industry and at times it can feel like you’re banging your head against the wall as you try to make a difference. It’s commonly known that getting a job in publishing is hard, but we know how to get our voices heard and so can you! Learn about the different opportunities in publishing and how you can find your rightful place

Led by author Abiola Bello (finalist for London’s Big Read 2019, London Book Fair Trailblazer 2018 winner,  and co-founder of The Author School)



March 20
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm