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).

Current exhibition: 'Plotting the Perfect Crime' Archives Foyer, Floor 02, UEA Library, from 19 Sep-22 Dec. More:

BACW - An Intro BACW - An Intro

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