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Heather Richardson’s writing workshop at 1st East Belfast Arts Festival

Heather Richardson, author and Creative Writing tutor at The Open University in Ireland, gives a workshop in creative writing at the first East Belfast Arts Festival, which runs from 5-9 September 2012. The Inventing History workshop runs on 10.30-13.30 on … Continue reading

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AHRC Commodity Histories Project Workshop, 6-7 Sept 2012

The Commodity Histories Project, funded by the AHRC, and led by Dr Sandip Hazareesingh, is the first digital project in the UK that will provide public access to a crucial dimension of the histories of Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and … Continue reading

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Parade’s End – not just Downton for adults

Ford Madox Ford’s quartet Parade’s End reaches the screens in a five episode BBC/HBO/VRT television adaptation written by Tom Stoppard on 24 August, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Rebecca Hall, along with Rupert Everett, Miranda Richardson, Anne-Marie Duff and Roger Allam. … Continue reading

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OU English student’s acclaimed novel

English student Kirsty Ferry, author of acclaimed young adult novel The Memory of Snow, features in the September edition of Writing Magazine. Kirsty achieved a Diploma in Literature and Creative Writing and is now studying towards a BA (Hons) English … Continue reading

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Dr Nigel Warburton on Radio 4’s ‘The Philosopher’s Arms’

Join Dr Nigel Warburton in the Philosopher’s Arms where philosophical ideas, logical dilemmas and the real world meet for a chat and a drink. “Each week presenter Matthew Sweet takes a puzzle with philosophical pedigree and asks why it matters … Continue reading

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