Jenn combines a career in libraries and reader development (she has worked at the Bodleian Library, Oxford, rural branches and currently manages a Prison Library) with a writing career than includes a variety of online publications and a blog that won the Best Writing on a Blog Award at the 2008 Manchester Literary Festival.
Jenn is also a participant in the NW live lit scene and is experienced in running reading groups, creative writing workshops, and collaborating with sound and visual artists in a variety of freelance community arts and literature projects.
Fiction, Short Stories, Blogging And Online Collaborative Writing, Flash, Autobiographical
PUBLICATIONS | PERFORMANCE HISTORY
Debut novel: A Kind of Intimacy published by Arcadia books in March 2009. ' Described by her publisher as 'the kind of sparking, unusual novel that comes along once in a decade.'
Online publications: found at www.jennashworth.blogspot.com
WORKSHOP | READINGS EXPERIENCE","REFERENCE/S
Teaching and work-shopping experience with small groups of adults writing at all levels including a self designed writing course for beginners.
One on one mentoring and manuscript appraisal.
Participation in various live lit nights and events across the NW and beyond.
Available on request.
GROUP SIZE PREFERENCE
GROUP AGE PREFERENCE
AREA/S PREPARED TO TRAVEL
all requests considered
Am particularly interested in running blogging workshops and assisting beginners with on-line self publishing, collaborative on-line writing and creative networking.