Literature Works is delighted to announce three new trustees who are joining our Board of Trustees with immediate effect.

Anna Mansell has over 20 years’ experience as a marketing and communications consultant specializing in the dance and theatre sector. Originally from Sheffield, she now lives and works in Cornwall. Alongside her marketing work, Anna is a writer whose debut novel will be published by Bookouture in late 2016.

David Punter is a writer, poet and critic, currently Professor of Poetry at the University of Bristol. He has previously served on the Board of the Edinburgh Book Festival and as Chair of the West Region of the Royal Society of Arts. He currently serves on the Board of Poetry Can Bristol and is Co-Director of the Bristol Poetry Institute. He has published many critical books and five small volumes of poetry.

David Way describes himself as a life-long ‘bookman’ with extensive experience of all aspects of the book trade, including strategic planning, commissioning, editing, design and production, marketing, bookselling and licensing. He now lives in Somerset and serves on a number of committees including Oak Knoll Press and The Walpole Society