The Younger Young Writers’ Program has been created specifically for writers aged 13 to 17 who possess a passion and talent for writing in all its forms. The YYWP runs separately from the main festival, with sessions and workshops directly catered to high school students. 

Please note there are three streams spread across two days:

  • Session A: Becoming a writer (Thu 28 Sep, 1-5pm)
  • Session B: Making media (Fri 29 Sep, 10am-1pm)
  • Session C: Advanced fiction (Fri 29 Sep, 1-4pm)

If you have any questions, email Adeline at You can see the full program here, and sign up to participate below: 

* Required

Session A (Thu 28 Sep 1-5pm)                     
Session B (Fri 29 Sep 10am-1pm)
Session C (Fri 29 Sep 1-4pm)

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