Creative Writing - Issue Three - Download the latest edition today and hear author Sue Guiney discussing the writing programme on BBC Radio 4's 'Excess Baggage' show.
After the successful launch of the third edition of 'Wonderful Writing - Imagination is the Best Power', at this years Angkor Photography Festival. We are pleased to announce that the latest magazine is available for digital download from the Store.
The massive 28-pages magazine contains 25 poems and short stories of our teenagers and young adults again combined with their stunning photography. In total, 19 students participated in the writing workshops creating the biggest and most accomplished magazine to date.
As part of World Responsible Tourism Day author Sue Guiney was invited on BBC Radio 4 to talk about her experiences visiting Cambodia and her work with Anjali House establishing the ongoing Creative Writing programme. The radio piece came as Anjali was invited to attend the World Responsible Tourism event in Siem Reap hosted by the Soria Moria Hotel, highlighting the progressive policies of the hotel in responsible tourism practice, The hotel is a key element of the training programme for students of the Young Adult Programme. At the main event in London Anjali House was represented by Michael Horton founder of the organisation ‘ConCERT’ (Connecting communities, environment and responsible tourism) winner of last years responsible tourism award. Through partnership with organisations such as ‘ConCERT’ we are able to stay at the forefront of debate on responsible tourism and how it can be applied locally.
You can listen to the full interview with Sue Guiney here and download the latest issue #3 of the magazine here. All proceeds of the sale will go directly towards the English Literacy Program, giving the Anjali kids the necessary language skills to attain a brighter future.
We would like to thank Cyrille Carmona and Le Grand Hotel D'Angkor for hosting the event in the beautiful setting of the Royal Gardens in Siem Reap, Camille Plante, Francoise Callier, Jessica Lim & Thomas for their organisation of the evening for the Angkor Photo Festival. Clarissa Cowan for the design and layout of the magazine and Abbie Donaldson and Julie Beans for their assistance with the workshops. As always a huge thank you goes to Sue for her support and continued dedication to the creative wrinting programme.