COMPETITION – DARKNESS IN THE FIELDS
COMPETITION – DARKNESS IN THE FIELDS: MIDSUMMER PRESENTS A CHANCE TO WIN TWO FULL EVENT PASSES FOR FIVE DAYS OF FOLK HORROR ACTIVITIES!
With folk horror undergoing a renaissance in 2023, DARKNESS IN THE FIELDS is proud to present MIDSUMMER, offering up five days of talks, interviews and writing workshops with some of the finest names in the fields.
The MIDSUMMER online festival starts on Wednesday 21st June with an interview with Lucie McKnight Hardy (Dead Relatives, Water Shall Refuse Them) before Kit Whitfield (All the Hollow of the Sky, In the Heart of Hidden Things) explores the world of analog horror. Thursday 22nd June sees a double-header of interviews, with Kerry Hadley Pryce (The Black Country, God’s Country) alongside Bafta-winning director Mark Jenkin (Enys Men, Bait) before Friday 23rd seeing Robert Edgar discussing Thomas Hardy and the Folk Horror Tradition before a closing interview with Francine Toon (Pine).
The weekend of the 24th and 25th June sees two days of folk horror writing workshops, featuring sessions with Coy Hall (Grimoire of the Four Imposters), Lynda E Rucker (Now It’s Dark), E Saxey (Unquiet) and Steve Toase (To Drown in Dark Water). And with tickets available for the full five days, the weekend workshop sessions and even individual day passes, you can select just the right activities for you!
And we’re teaming up with the fantastic Ginger Nuts of Horror to give you the chance to win one of two full event passes, worth £45 each, to come to join us from the comfort of your own home for five days exploring the world of folk horror. All you need to do is answer the following question…
What was the name of Mark Jenkin’s 2022 folk horror hit?
A) Enys Men
B) Enys Women
C) Enys Kids
Send your answers to firstname.lastname@example.org by 16th June for your chance to win!
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Entrants will receive an email reply to acknowledge their entry. Only winning entries will receive a further email. Email addresses will not be retained or added to any mailing lists. Two winning entrants will receive one full event pass to the DARKNESS IN THE FIELDS: MIDSUMMER event. The competition closes on 16th June 2023 with winners drawn and contacted the following day.
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six week online horror writing school with Dave Jeffery, Maura McHugh, Alison Moore, Teika Marija Smits, Ashley Stokes and Simon Kurt Unsworth
DARKNESS IN THE FIELDS: MIDSUMMER
five-day online folk horror festival, featuring Kerry Hadley-Price, Lucie McKnight Hardy, Francine Toon, Kit Whitfield and many more