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Quay Words Recommended Crime Reads for Christmas – From Martyn Waites ‘The history of crime fiction’ talk.

Check out Martyn Waites’ recommended crime fiction picks – taken from his ‘history of crime writing talk’.

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Quay Words in December and next year

Find out more about what’s coming up in the last month of Quay Words 2020 and get a sneak peek of what’s in store next year

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Quay Words: our blended programme

Quay Words at the historic Exeter Custom House has begun moving back into the building for the Autumn ‘Wellbeing’ season, with a blended programme of online and in-person activity.

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Quay Words digital storytelling commission

We’re delighted to share Katy Cawkwell’s Quay Words digital storytelling commission

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‘Complicating Fragments or You Are Here’ – a poem by Quay Words Summer Digital writer-in-residence, Tjawangwa Dema

Poet Tjawangwa Dema was Quay Words Summer digital writer-in-residence during August. Here, we share her Quay Words commissioned poem, ‘Complicating Fragments or You Are Here’ .

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Quay Words Summer digital writer-in-residence blog 2: ‘Epistle for digital fieldwork’

Tjawangwa Dema was our summer digital writer-in-residence from mid July- mid August. In the last week of her residency, TJ reflected with a personal letter to the City of Exeter.

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Quay Words Summer digital writer-in-residence blog 1: ‘eardstapa: wondering in place of wandering’

Here, Quay Words Summer digital writer-in-residence Tjawangwa Dema considers what it means to experience a place and how this will impacted on her residency.

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Quay Words Summer 2019 writer-in-residence, Louisa Adjoa Parker blogs about her work with Newtown Primary School

Louisa Adjoa Parker blogs about her work with Newtown Primary School in Exeter.

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Reflections on a residency: My time at Exeter’s Custom House Louisa Adjoa Parker

Read Louisa Adjoa Parker’s blog post.

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