Deptford Literature Festival Open Call


We’re currently seeking artists and arts organisations to apply to be part of the Deptford Literature Festival programme.

We have 5 open commissions of £500 available to writers, artists and arts organisations based in Deptford and Lewisham to deliver activity as part of the festival.

Commissions could include: writing workshops, readings, performances, talks, walks, participatory sessions, cross-arts activity, local heritage activity and more…

The only stipulations are that activity takes place on 14 March at the Festival, is literature based, and has a connection to Deptford and the surrounding area.

To apply, we ask applicants to send us a proposal of no more than 2 sides of A4.

You can apply and read more info about what we’re looking for in proposals on Submittable here:

Deadline for applications is 5pm Friday 13 December 2019. Applicants will hear back by 20 December 2019.