The Peshawar Writer Club of Directorate of Culture Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will work to explore the skills of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa writers. The club will provide an opportunity and ideal platform to writers for their professional growth, to improve their writing skills and to develop their status in the writing industry.
Aims and Objectives
The aim of Peshawar Writers Club is to promote a literature based community to produce quality literary work and good writers.
To develop writer’s status in the writing industry and develop a network of freelance writers
To encourage writers of prose and poems of all Khyber Pakhtunkhwa languages
To promote all Khyber Pakhtunkhwa languages
To give opportunity to critics to build the capacity of writers
To give life to the dying languages of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa through informative essays and articles, debate
To engage youth writers and encourage their write ups
The vision of the club is to help and support Khyber Pakhtunkhwa writers to understand their potential of writing and to make wider their writing capabilities.
Services of Peshawar Writers Club
The Peshawar Writers Club will register professional writers from all Districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province and will develop a network of freelance writers. Through the support of registered writers, the club will provide writing services to other departments, businessmen and general public. The club will develop an online system to provide writing services to other countries. Through this way, the club will be able to generate employment opportunities for professional writers of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. The main services of Peshawar Writers Club will include copy editing, manuscript polishing, translation editing, writer’s edit, proof reading, children’s editorial, submission critique, scriptwriting assessment, synopsis writing service, poetry critique and indexing etc. To achieve the required objectives the Peshawar Writer Club will also organize capacity building programs for young writers. On the monthly bases literary debates and lectures of the prominent intellectuals will be conducted and young writers will be invited. Writers club will be opened for registered writers for reading books and writing their thoughts. DoC will provide library facilities. The timing for registered writers visit will be official time i.e. 9am to 4pm and Monday to Friday day.