British Archive for Contemporary Writing British Archive for Contemporary Writing

Latest news: we are excited to announce that Lee Child has deposited his archive at UEA. More: (UK Observer). 

First glimpse available as part of our current exhibition: 'The Making of Jack Reacher'. Preview: NOIRwich crime writing festival, 14 Sep UEA Enterprise Centre Foyer and then in UEA Library Foyer from 19 Sep - 11 Oct. 

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 National Centre for Writing 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). 

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