Subscribe to our newsletter to keep up to date on all of our latest events, projects and news.
Bent Key exists to amplify marginalised voices who have found themselves ostracised from traditional publishing routes.
We publish ethically, sharing profits with our artists and giving them opportunities to tour and perform alongside publishing their words. We work with poets, storytellers and non-fiction writers – our only requirement for submission is a whole shedload of passion for the story you have inside you.
Manchester City of Literature is committed to inclusion and accessibility for everyone.
Every person who uses our website deserves an inclusive online experience with options allowing you to choose how best to navigate and consume information to suit your needs.
The Recite Me assistive technology toolbar allows for adjustments to all elements of the page including text, graphics, language, and navigation.