Call for participation in the 2012 Chichester Writing Festival, UK

The 5th Chichester Writing Festival is taking place on Friday 30 March - Sunday 1 April 2012. This will be the third time the Elizabeth Kostova Foundation and the Chichester Writing Festival are collaborating in hosting a Bulgarian writer.

2012 yearís line up consists of ten panel discussions, featuring authors, agents and publishers. Topics will include:
- The Novel
- First-time authors
- What Agents Look For / What Editors Look For
- History & Biography
- Self-publishing
- E-publishing
- Writing for the Theatre & Film Adaptations
- Writer Career Development / Worries about Copyright
- Writing for Children

We are looking for a writer who speaks good English and is involved in the world of theatre or TV, radio or film drama.

If you meet this requirement, please send a short resume* and a statement of purpose**in English to Milena Deleva at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

Deadline is on Monday 16 January 2012.

*The resume needs to list all relevant achievements, while your statement** should show how your participation in the writing festival will benefit your writing and current projects.
More information is available on the Festivalís website: http://www.westdean.org.uk/Events/ChichesterWritingFestival.aspx