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Anthology Launch Party

Join us to celebrate the launch of our brilliant new Creative Writing student anthology, Singularity. The event takes place at the Francis Close Hall SU Bar on Friday 23rd November at 7:30pm. Join us for readings, drinks, fun, and…

Submission opportunity: Flash Fiction Magazine

It’s always great to hear what our alumni are up to, and former student Keely O’Shaughnessy has been in touch to share with current students a submission opportunity from the magazine she’s now working for. Flash Fiction Magazine…

Student Successes 2017/18

UoG creative writing students have been doing great things this year and have achieved publications and prizes in all three strands. Congratulations to everyone (and if I have missed any successes, please let me know). Please note –…

UoG students launch the 2018 Cheltenham Poetry Festival in style

Creative Writers at the University of Gloucestershire last week kicked off the 2018 Cheltenham Poetry Festival with two great events in Cheltenham bars. Scores of people attended Bar Room Bards at the Railway Inn, hearing performances of classic…

Lania Launches REMNANT: Thursday 12th, St Andrew’s Montpellier, 7:30pm

They told her she would become the queen.   The world lies in ruins. For years, only one part of Illinois has remained alive and thriving: the Compound and its territories. In a farmhouse beside an orchard, a…

Tyler Keevil and his No Good Brother are coming to Cheltenham

Local legend Tyler Keevil, until recently the Course Leader for our BA in Creative Writing, is returning to Cheltenham to promote his new book, No Good Brother. Tyler will be at The Suffolk Anthology in Cheltenham on Saturday April 14th at…

Cheltenham Poetry Festival 2018

Cheltenham Poetry Festival 2018 18 – 19 April, venues throughout the town https://cheltenhampoetryfest.co.uk/ This year’s Cheltenham Poetry Festival has been sponsored by The University of Gloucestershire and the empowering programme features performances by staff and students. The Festival,…

Be part of the 2018 Cheltenham Poetry Festival!

The 2018 Cheltenham Poetry Festival is nearly upon us, and UoG students will be leading the way. We’re proud to be kicking off the Festival with two great events. On Wednesday 18th April, we’re bringing the Bar Room…

UoG anthology 2018

Submissions are closed and the team are busy reading your work. Watch this space! See you on the other side. The Singularity Team

Open Mics are back for 2018!

The Creative Writing Society have released the first dates for open mic nights this year!  If you missed the launch party on Thursday 18th January at the Frog & Fiddle, don’t worry there will be one each month…