Professor Alison Findlay along with PhD student Imogen Felstead will be running a free workshop at Lancaster Castle on Friday 26th February.
The Lakescraft Project is an AHRC funded Cultural Engagement project that uses the popular Minecraft platform to engage schoolchildren with the literary and cultural landscape of the Lake District.
Professor Paul Farley has written and presented a new documentary for BBC Radio 4’s Archive on 4 this week.
English and Creative Writing's own Jenn Ashworth is to judge the Gordon Burn Prize 2016, alongside journalist and writer Rachel Cooke, Novelist William Boyd and artist and author Harland Miller.
This feature looks at how England both made and undid Melville’s weird masterpiece Moby Dick.
On Tuesday May 3rd, starting at 5.30 with a wine reception, we have a special event in the Nuffield Theatre to celebrate the Department’s unique strength in combining creative and critical writing.
Paul Farley and Paul Muldoon both have newly commissioned poems appearing in On Shakespeare’s Sonnets: a Poets’ Celebration, a new book published by Bloomsbury as part of The Arden Shakespeare series this week.
The department is closely involved in the Leverhulme funded project "Geospatial Innovation in the Digital Humanities” 2016-2019 on which Sally Bushell is Co-Investigator.
Professor Alison Findlay, Director of the Shakespeare Programme, will be speaking at a Symposium on The Merry Wives of Windsor organised by the Australian Centre for the History of Emotions based at the University of Western Australia, Perth.
A team involving Professor Alison Findlay of English and Creative Writing and led by Jonathan Culpeper has been awarded £1 million by the AHRC to create a new Encyclopaedia of Shakespeare’s Language