Month: November 2011

Dramatic Writing Students Staged Readings

While prose (and some poetry) is primarily designed to be read on the page, plays are written to be performed. The best test of a play, therefore, is for it to be read by professional actors. As part […]

  Uncategorized 29 November 2011  

Book Launch, Tuesday 15th

PhD student K.J. Moore will be celebrating the launch of her novella, Monster Porn (Blood Bound Books), at the Frog and Fiddle pub this Tuesday. Join us for drinks at seven and listen to the author read extracts […]

  Uncategorized 14 November 2011  

Professor Nigel McLoughlin

Warmest congratulations to Nigel McLoughlin who this month has received the title of Professor. The title was conferred on him in recognition of his professional standing, his achievements in teaching, and his research excellence. I’ve been privileged to […]

  Uncategorized 12 November 2011  

Open Mic Night

The next University of Gloucestershire Creative Writing students Open Mic Night will be held at the Frog & Fiddle pub this Tuesday. As always, you can bring some poetry, a play-script, or a short piece of prose (it […]

  Uncategorized 5 November 2011  

Short story opportunities in November

Deadline: Fri 25 Nov 2011. Maximum word count: 3500 Paraxis are looking for new short stories on the theme of ‘Transformation’. They say ‘We are open to all kinds of fiction, but you would have to work incredibly […]

  Uncategorized 2 November 2011