Workshop: Authors, Celebrity, Distance, and Twitter

Date: 12 March 2015 Time: 9.00 am - 12.00

Venue: Lancaster House conference centre

With Greg Myers (Department of Linguistics and English Language)

This workshop forms part of the third Authors and the World research event ( will discuss some to the techniques used by well-known authors (e.g. @MargaretAtwoodon and @tejucole) to construct and engage with a specific audience on Twitter. The workshop requires participants to use their own laptops, phones, and tablets to complete a structured exercise exploring other authors on Twitter.

Free - all students welcome.

Contact Emily Spiers with enquiries.


Who can attend: Anyone


Further information

Organising departments and research centres: European Languages and Cultures