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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…

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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…

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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…

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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,…

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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…

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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

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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…

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New Year, new Associate Lecturers

Here at Creative Writing High Command, we’re weirdly sniffy about New Year’s Resolutions. We double our peanut-butter intake, cancel gym memberships out of spite, and indulge in small but satisfying acts of vandalism, like putting next door’s recycling…

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Shadows Launch Reminder

That’s right, folks: the much-anticipated moment has arrived, and we will officially be launching this year’s University of Gloucestershire Creative Writing anthology, Shadows: New Writing VI this Wednesday, December 13th.  The doors open at 6.30 for drinks and…

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UoG Novel Contest 2017 Shortlist!

Following on from our previous announcement about this year’s anthology launch, we’re pleased to follow it up with equally exciting news: the shortlist for this year’s UoG Novel Writing Contest is here.  The six worthy contenders have had…

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