Laura Fraine

Laura Fraine

Laura Fraine

Laura Fraine is the marketing and communications manager of New Writing North, the development agency for creative writing and reading for the North of England.

Laura has lived in Newcastle upon Tyne, where New Writing North is based, since 1999. She has a Master’s degree in Modern and Contemporary Literature and worked as an arts and lifestyle journalist for nine years before moving into marketing.

New Writing North produces the Northern Writers’ Awards, the Gordon Burn Prize, Durham Book Festival, Read Regional, Cuckoo Young Writers and many smaller projects throughout the year.

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