Archive for June, 2012

Jon Stone wins Eric Gregory Award

JonStone

UEA alumnus Jon Stone has been announced as one of the winners of this year’s Eric Gregory Awards. The awards are worth £3,000 each and are given for collections by poets under the age of 30. Jon (pictured) was born in Derby in 1983 and currentl...

Constable and Robinson to sponsor the Corsair Bursary

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The publisher Constable & Robinson is to sponsor an annual award for a student to study the MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) at UEA. The Corsair Bursary will be worth £5,000 and will be open to students undertaking the course who are aged 25...

Emily Midorikawa in Untitled Books

Emily Midorikawa

‘The Picture of Mrs Brewster’ by UEA alumna Emily Midorikawa is featured in the New Voices of section of this month’s issue of the online literary journal Untitled Books - www.untitledbooks.com. Emily (pictured) graduated from the Creative Wr...

Joe Dunthorne wins Encore Award

wild abandon

UEA alumnus Joe Dunthorne is the winner of this year’s Encore Award for his novel, ‘Wild Abandon’. The Encore Award, which is for the year’s best second novel, is worth £10,000 and was judged by Alex Clark, Peter Parker and Kate Summerscal...

Call for Submissions

THREADS

The Threads Group: Call for submissions (deadline Sunday 16th September, 2012) The Threads Group is a group of postgraduate students...

Another Country by Anjali Joseph

another country

‘Another Country’ is the second novel by UEA writer Anjali Joseph and is published by 4th Estate this week. Anjali was born in Bombay in 1978 and read English at Trinity College, Cambridge, before graduating from the Prose Fiction strand of the...