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In this magazine
Featuring… AMANDA CRAIG ◊ SUSAN HILL ◊ BARBARA TAYLOR BRADFORD ◊ LESLEY PEARSE ◊ GUEST EDITOR: DANUTA KEAN
As government cuts bite deep into the Arts, novelist and academic Celia Brayfield asks what the implications are for writers and what we can do about them.
Steampunk: it is tipped to be the Next Big Thing. So how come hardly anyone has heard f it? Liesel Schwarz finds out.
The Insider: Barbara Hayes
From Latitude to cool club nights, spoken word events are on the rise. Natasha Tripney investigates a vibrant scene.
NEW WRITING: Departures
MAKING A POEM
Pascale Petit talks to Colette Bryce
The book Lesley Pearse never published
Joy of, Lowdown, Dear Danuta
Crime Writing with Laura Wilson
Making a poem, Write your self, Keep going
Everything a writer needs to know: competitions, calls for submissions, grants, courses, events, contacts, venues
THE Mslexia ARCHIVE
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What to read, what not to read: Mslexia readers & reviewers give their verdict on the latest books, plus our celebrity guest reveals what's on her Bedside Table. Explore Books
THE Mslexia INTERVIEW
We find out what makes a successful author tick in this in-depth one-to-one on the highs and lows of writing and getting published. Read from the current Mslexia Interview
Sample the best freshly-picked writing as chosen by our guest author and read her essay; plus - we announce the new submission theme. Go to New Writing