To succeed in the creative arts, it’s not enough simply to complete a degree in the area of your practice. You must be willing to get out into the world, make contacts, and ﬁnd opportunities to develop your art in real-life contexts.
Far from being the humourless, dour puritans of popular imagination, the Victorians were actually proliﬁc jokers, according to pioneering research by Edge Hill History lecturer, Dr Bob Nicholson.
The University’s literary imprint, Edge Hill University Press (EHUP), gives students an authentic taste of working in the publishing industry, while developing the skills they need to impress future employers.
Ryan made the transition from Creative Writing student to Playwright, Producer and Founder of his own theatre company, Theatre in Black, while still at university.