5th Annual Postgraduate Research Conference Department of English, History and Creative Writing Tuesday 2 April 2019 This event is designed to celebrate the significant contribution that our postgraduates, from MA/MRes to PhD, make not only to the Department of English, History and Creative Writing but to Edge Hill University. This is an opportunity for our […]
Through the use of short fiction, a group of students from Edge Hill University showcased how influential West Lancashire women have helped shape the lives of women today.
Talented Doctor Who fan, Harry Draper, who is studying an MA in Creative Writing at Edge Hill has been announced as the winner of a prestigious competition for new writers. Inspired by his passion for The Doctor, Daleks and Time Lords, Harry has written a brand-new adventure about the sci-fi hero which has been turned […]
Creative Writing student Michael Sutton has reaped the benefits of taking his higher education opportunity by claiming a prestigious university award.
Atlantic Drift: An Anthology of Poetry and Poetics, the second publication of Edge Hill’s innovative Press, was launched in the US recently with a reading featuring some of the world’s leading poets.
Following on from the success of Who are the New Boat People, Edge Hill’s Dr Tasleem Shakur is hosting another event on Monday 19th November to to demonstrate some of the lost voices of the Rohingya.
The hotly anticipated winner of the prestigious Edge Hill Short Story Prize has been announced with literary giant Tessa Hadley winning the £10,000 prize.
The third title from Edge Hill University Press was celebrated on Friday 2 November at an event in London, part of a series of UK launch events.
“It’s all about the process,” say Dr Kim Wiltshire and Billy Cowan, when discussing political theatre. And you’re unlikely to hear of the movement’s protagonists going on to huge fame via London’s West End. But that was – is – not the point. This was all about identifying contemporary political issues, and taking them to the […]
The Creative Writing team at Edge Hill continues to expand. Staff members starting during this term are Claire Dean, Lecturer in Fiction, and Andrea Ashworth, our new Fiction GTA. Welcome to both members of the team. Claire has written of how she is ‘thrilled to be joining the Creative Writing team. I completed my MA here […]