Professor Sharon Ruston has been awarded a visiting Fellowship by the Chemical Heritage Foundation, Philadelphia.
Department of English & Creative Writing invites entries for The London Review of Books Tutorial Prize
Professor Sharon Ruston has appeared on the 'Medium Brow' podcast talking about the science of Frankenstein.
Professor Simon Bainbridge has appeared on BBC TV's 'The One Show' talking about William Wordsworth and the importance of the legacy left to him by Raisley Calvert.
Former English & Creative Writing PhD, Ray Robinson, has had his PhD novel, 'Electricity' adapted for film with BBC TV.
Professor Graham Mort will be visiting China from April 7th – 14th to take part in ‘Poetry Across Languages – Dialogue and Translation’ as an invited guest with a group of US poets.
Andrew McMillan, who graduated in 2010, has his first poetry collection, Physical, competing with Sunjeev Sahota’s Booker-shortlisted novel The Year of the Runaways for the £30,000 International Dylan Thomas prize.
Will Thacker, a former undergraduate student of English & Creative Writing (2005-2008) has co-written a feature-length biopic of singer Morrissey, which begins filming soon.
Professor Paul Farley (Creative Writing) was a guest at The Cornwall Workshop 2016 last weekend, leading an edgelands walk and talk with artists, filmmakers and curators on the Lizard Peninsula.
English and Creative Writing's own Professor Graham Mort has been listed for the 2016 Edge Hill Short Story Prize.