Creative Writing Summer Schools

Imaginative creative writing summer experiences in vibrant cities such as Oxford and Cambridge.

Creative Writing Summer Schools

Let your imagination run wild this summer!

Create a spectacular universe of your own this summer with a creative writing course in the literary and cultural hotspots of Oxford, Cambridge or London. Stretch your imagination and challenge yourself to think differently, and play with different genres and styles through creative storytelling. Feel the buzz of finding exactly the right word to make your poem sing, craft a tantalising script destined for the silver screen, or finally get started on your Great Novel!

If you live more in books than out and your greatest heroes are all authors, you’ll love discovering the inspiration behind the work of the writers who have shaped human history with their words, whilst developing your own unique voice to bring your stories alive. You might be interested in pursuing a career in editing, publishing or marketing - a creative writing summer course in 2023 is an excellent place to start.


Creative Writing Summer School in Oxford

What is it about the magic of Oxford that has inspired so many of our literary greats? Wander the same streets as Tolkein, Oscar Wilde and Percey Shelley whilst they studied and taught here, and visit the very pub that Tolkein and CS Lewis met at to discuss their ideas!
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Creative Writing Summer School in Cambridge

The roll call of famous authors to have studied and lived in captivating Cambridge is almost endless: from the leading English romantic poets Wordsworth and Tennyson, to Sylvia Plath, Iris Murdoch and modern fiction greats such as Zadie Smith!
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Best Creative Writing Summer Schools 2023

Best Creative Writing Summer Courses 2023

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