Northern Fiction Alliance Roadshow: York St John University

24 Oct 2018 - 6.00PM - 3.60

The Northern Fiction Alliance is an exciting collective of publishers joining together to showcase publishing in the North of England. Manchester’s Comma Press and The York Centre for Writing at York St John University are delighted to host the first #NorthernFictionAlliance Roadshow in Yorkshire, following the sell-out success of the inaugural Roadshow event in Manchester last year. This event will see the members of the Alliance – some of the most innovative and exciting indies in the UK – showcasing their work. Come along to hear from some of the most interesting writers and publishers currently working in the UK.

Publisher and authors reading on the night will include:

And Other Stories, with Northern Book Prize winner Amy Arnold
Bluemoose Books 
Comma Press, with Gaia Holmes
Dead Ink Books, with SJ Bradley
Peepal Tree Press 
Tilted Axis Press, with Hamid Ismailov
Valley Press, with Nora Chassler

Connecting independent publishers with new writers, booksellers, festivals, bloggers, journalists and readers, this event will serve as an opportunity to establish new contacts and to celebrate the new work being produced in the North of England.

Tickets for the event are £3.60 and include a glass of wine or soft drink on arrival. Find out more about the NFA at and about the York Centre for Writing at

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