Care home residents can now listen to literature classics recorded by Creative Writing students, with the aim of providing some comfort during the Covid-19 lockdown.
National reading hero and Edge Hill alumnus Paul Cookson is backing Liverpool’s Year of Reading campaign, which the University is supporting to improve literacy across the city.
Edge Hill University’s Dr Mari Hughes-Edwards has received funding from the British Academy to hold a major conference on the legacy and impact of outgoing UK Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy.
Acclaimed American poet Forrest Gander is travelling to the UK to become an International Writer in Residence for Edge Hill University.
Creative Writing student Michael Sutton has reaped the benefits of taking his higher education opportunity by claiming a prestigious university award.
A student from Edge Hill University has won the chance to perform her own spoken word poem for Virgin Trains’ ‘All Change’ video.
Edge Hill University has welcomed its second International Writer in Residence, Belarusian poet Valzhyna Mort, to the campus this week.
Four of Edge Hill’s Creative Writing students travelled to London to read poetry at The Enemies Project’s annual University Camarade.
The work of Edge Hill’s esteemed Professor of Poetry and Poetics is going to be celebrated at a special event next week (Wednesday 8 March).
Edge Hill Creative Writing Lecturer and poet, James Byrne featured in the Times Higher Education