Anthology Judges and Deadline Extension

We are delighted to announce that the judges for Edinburgh Literary Salon’s first Anthology have been confirmed. All have long-standing connections with the Salon and they are: renowned children’s author Simon Puttock; Dr Miriam Johnson, lecturer in publishing at Oxford Brooks and founder of the Istanbul Review, food writer, bon vivant and member of the team at Istanbul Review, Blythe Robertson; YA writer and former communications officer at Edinburgh City of Literature, Eleanor Pender; Rebecca Harris, aspiring novelist and member of our steering committee and John Stoddart, chair of the Literary Salon.

Deadline Extension
As you might have heard, there has been a global pandemic going on which has interfered with many writers’ schedules. For this reason we have decided to extend the deadline by 3 weeks until 11.59pm, Monday 21st September.

Details to be found at