Writtle University College and ARU have merged. Writtle’s full range of college, degree, postgraduate and short courses will still be delivered on the Writtle campus. See our guide to finding Writtle information on this site.

Writtle Writers in Residence

The first ever Writers in Residence programme at ARU's Writtle campus takes place in May 2024. Four writers will visit the campus to work on pieces inspired by sustainability and landscape.

Main entrance to ARU campus at Writtle

The four writers in residence for 2024 are:

All four are interested in sustainability, place-based writing, landscapes and/or our relations with the more-than-human world. The writers will use the retreat to work on collaborative and solo projects inspired by the location.

To learn more or get involved, contact Sarah Royston: [email protected]