Archive for March, 2012

Lavinia Greenlaw wins Ted Hughes Award

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UEA Professor of Poetry, Lavinia Greenlaw, has won this year's Ted Hughes Award for New Work in Poetry for her sound installation 'Audio Obscura'. Commissioned and produced by Artangel and Manchester International Festival, 'Audio Obscura' was per...

Antoinette Moses shortlisted for ERF prize.

UEA Lecturer in Creative Writing Antoinette Moses has been shortlisted for an Extended Reading Foundation prize for her book ‘Harry’s Holiday’, which is published by Cambridge Discovery Readers. The ERF Reception and Awards Ceremony will tak...

Regeneration by Meirion Jordan

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‘Regeneration’ is the new collection of poetry by UEA poet Meirion Jordan and is published by Seren this week. It is his re-imagining of the the Welsh medieval manuscripts ‘The Red Book of Hergest’ and ‘The White Book of Rhydderch’. Me...

Steve Waters at Cambridge Science Festival

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UEA lecturer in Scriptwriting, Steve Waters, will be talking this evening at the Cambridge University Science Festival about his new play ‘Radio Stars’, which was written during his time as Associate Artist at the Institute of Astronomy. The pl...

New novel by Glenn Patterson

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‘The Mill For Grinding Old People Young’ is the eleventh book by UEA alumnus Glenn Patterson and is published by Faber and Faber today. Glenn graduated from the Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) MA in 1986 and published his first novel Burning Y...

DW Wilson shortlisted for CBC Short Story Prize

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UEA writer DW (Dave) Wilson has been shortlisted for the CBC Short Story Prize for his story ‘One More Thing Coming Undone’. The winner of the prize, which will be announced on March 26, will receive $6,000 from the Canada Council for the Arts...

Aifric Campbell’s new novel

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‘On The Floor’ is the third novel by UEA Creative Writing graduate Aifric Campbell (pictured) and is published by Serpent’s Tail today. Aifric completed the MA in Creative Writing at UEA in 2003 and was awarded a PhD in Creative and Critical...