Monday, September 26, 2016
Sunderland Literature and Creative Writing Festival 2016
Several members of the School of Culture will be taking part in the Sunderland Literature and Creative Writing Festival this autumn. Click on the links below to find out who will be doing what and where. The festival starts on September 30th (the full schedule is here).
Spectral Visions book launch
Against the Grayne: Learning about your Reiver ancestry
Witchcraft and wizardry in Wearside
Northern Gothic: Jane Harvey's The Castle at Tynemouth (1806)
Eternity in an hour: William Blake and popular music
World books to read before you die
Apples and Snakes performance poetry
Flash Fiction in a flash: how to write it and how to get it published
Reading philosophy to lose weight
The terrorist novel from Joseph Conrad's The Secret Agent to Hamid Mohsen's The Reluctant Fundamentalist
Of Peter and Jemima: An introduction to the extraordinary life of Beatrix Potter
'Not quite a Geordie': The ethnonyms of North East England
Wizards, goblins and forbidden love: Sir Walter Scott's Lay of the Last Minstrel
'My own, my native land'
University of Sunderland and Waterstones short story competition
A fatal North East marriage: Mad Lord Byron and the Princess of Parallelograms
Halloween guided fantasy
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