Lauren Vevers is a writer from and based in Newcastle upon Tyne.
In 2014, she was awarded the ‘Best Young Writer’ Award and nominated in the ‘Best Writer’ category at the Blog North Awards. In 2016, she was the recipient of the New Writing North Young Writers’ Talent Fund. Her play, ‘Trashed’, was included on the Pint-Sized Playwriting Longlist for 2018. She is in the process of developing a script with Film Hub North and BFI through their Script Lab.
Lauren is also the founder of Papaya Press, an award-winning zine project which brings together northern artists and writers.
She runs creative writing workshops for young people and community groups in the North.