How I Write: Emma Must
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How I Write: Emma Must

Q&A and Reading
Tutor
  • Emma Must
    Emma Must
Date Wednesday May 1st 2024, 19:15 - 20:15 GMT
Location Online

Join us from the comfort of your sofa and listen to writers share their work, the stories behind their work, and invaluable writing advice directly from their own desk (or maybe the kitchen table). And the best part? At the end you get to ask them questions about their words, pick their brains on craft, and learn more about the business of writing.

Emma Must lives in Belfast. Her debut poetry collection, The Ballad of Yellow Wednesday (Valley Press, December 2022), was longlisted for the Laurel Prize 2023 and Highly Commended in the Forward Prizes. Formerly a full-time environmental campaigner, in 2021 she completed a PhD focusing on ecopoetry. Emma’s poem, Toll, won the Environmental Defenders Prize in the 2019 Ginkgo Prize for Ecopoetry; her debut poetry pamphlet, Notes on the Use of the Austrian Scythe (2015), won the Templar Portfolio Award.

In 1995 she was awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize for Europe, for her efforts towards land conservation.


This session will be delivered via Zoom webinar, so you can take the session at your own pace, without the pressure of having your video or camera on. Sessions are also recorded so if you are unable to attend live, you will have access to the recording for a month afterwards.

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I feel much more confident about short stories now! In such a short time I feel I was given such a great overview and the reader/tutor was so generous with their feedback and knowledge.
— How I Write participant
Very lovely. It had an intimate feeling despite it being a Zoom event and all of us being in different places.
— How I Write participant
"What a brilliant reading. It was intimate and moving and very listener friendly. I loved it and will be back for more."
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