‘In an increasingly polarised world, our capacity to connect diverse young people is a huge benefit’ says new CEO.
Our newly-appointed Chief Executive, Antonia Byatt, on her first day in the job and why creative writing matters.
Antonia has over 30 years' experience in the cultural sector, from leading policy for the literature sector at Arts Council England, to heading arts organisations such as English PEN and the Cheltenham Literature Festival. Creating new ways people enjoy reading and writing is at the heart of all her work. She’s also an experienced trustee, currently of the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education.
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