The longlist for the Edge Hill Short Story Prize, the only one of its kind in the UK, has been announced – and it’s an all-female line-up for the first time.
Working mum Tamsin James has attracted interest from a publisher within hours of winning the MA Prize at this year’s Edge Hill Short Story Prize award ceremony.
The winner of last year’s Edge Hill Short Story Prize, acclaimed author Tessa Hadley, has commended the award’s ‘gathering prestige’ ahead of this year’s ceremony.
Now in its 13th year, Edge Hill University’s Short Story Prize is open for submissions, with the winner due to receive £10,000 at a special event in London in November.
“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 […]
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Billy Cowan, award-winning playwright and Creative Writing lecturer at Edge Hill University, has received huge recognition for his play Care Takers, which is showing at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Edge Hill will be showcasing some of its talent at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe, which is the largest arts festival in the world taking place every August for three weeks.