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The John Hewitt International Summer School 2018


The John Hewitt International Summer School is a five-day festival of culture and creativity which takes place in the last week of July every year in The Market Place Theatre & Arts Centre, Armagh.

The 31st John Hewitt International Summer School will take place Monday 23 July – Saturday 28 July 2018. The annual programme features readings, talks, discussions and debates as well as celebrating visual art, music and theatre

Ards and North Down Arts Service is delighted to be offering a five-day residency to this renowned Summer School. The residency is open to writers, teachers, critics of literature or anyone with a strong literary interest based or working in the Ards and North Down Borough.

Application forms are available at:

Completed application forms must be submitted directly to the John Hewitt Society. The closing date is Friday 8 June 2018.      

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