Jericho Writers
4 Acer Walk , Oxford, OX2 6EX, United Kingdom
UK: +44 (0)345 459 9560
US: +1 (646) 974 9060

Where do I go for more information on accessibility?

The beauty of an online festival of this kind is that it opens publishing to people from all over the world. That said, there might be barriers for some writers to enjoy an online Festival.  We’d love to hear from any writer who is concerned about accessing this Festival and will always do our best … Continued

How long will sessions last?

All webinar workshops and “In-Conversation” panels will be approximately one hour. Where we can, we encourage speakers to let the audience know if the session will be any longer.

Will I be able to ask questions during the events?

Yes. Live sessions take place via a webinar platform, where you can interact with the speaker and other delegates via an instant-messenger-style chat.  For some of our more popular events, a member of our team will pick questions from this chat to ask the presenter. For others, like workshops, the presenter themselves will keep an eye on what’s … Continued

What if I can’t attend every event?

With so many events happening this summer, you’re bound to miss a few live. Thankfully, we’ll be recording all sessions and popping the replays up for free, for all ticket-holders.  These will be uploaded as soon as possible after the event and will be available for you to replay as often as you wish until … Continued

Will I need a webcam?

No. We use a professional webinar platform that’s different to apps such as Zoom. You’ll be able to chat to the speaker using instant messenger and see comments from everyone else watching, but they won’t be able to see or hear you. This makes for a cleaner and less distracting event – an also lets … Continued

What if my internet is slow?

We recommend using an ethernet cable when possible. You can always ‘refresh’ the feed using the button on the screen. Failing this, the session moderator should be able to help you. Our online event platform, WebinarJam, works best on Google Chrome.

How do I register for an event?

Go to the Programme page and click ‘register’ next to the event you’d like to attend live. You’ll receive a confirmation email (check your junk for this) and another email 15 minutes before the event starts with a link to the live room.