British Archive for Contemporary Writing British Archive for Contemporary Writing

The British Archive for Contemporary Writing (BACW) builds on the University’s international reputation for creative writing, the status of Norwich as a UNESCO City of Literature, and UEA’s strong links with writers of world renown through its international literary festivals and links with the British Centre for Literary Translation and the emerging National Centre for Writing which is based in Norwich.

The Collections are available to students and scholars and to interested members of the public by prior arrangement. 
Contact us: t: +44 (0) 1603 593491 e:

Opening hours: Mon - Fri 09.30-12.30 and 13.30-16.30 (pre-arranged appointments only).

Exhibition 21-22 Apr 2018:  Can We Save Britain’s Wildlife Before It Is Too Late? A display from the Mark Cocker Archive, as part of the Norfolk Festival of Nature 2018, to celebrate the launch of his latest book.

Recent exhibition: 'Plotting the Perfect Crime' Archives Foyer, Floor 02. More:

BACW - An Intro BACW - An Intro

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