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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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V-Day coming to University of Gloucestershire

The Creative Writing department are delighted to announce that we will be putting on a special dramatic writing event in February 2018 in collaboration with V-Day, a global activist movement to end violence against women and girls. Our students will perform…

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Shadows Anthology Launch

It’s that time of year: the days are getting shorter and the nights are getting longer.  The world is sinking into an extended twilight…and the shadows are falling.  That’s right, folks: this year’s UoG Creative Writing anthology, Shadows:…

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Vineleaves Short Story Competition: exclusive to UoG students

We’re pleased to share this call for entries to the inaugural Vineleaves short story competition. Vineleaves is a new publishing business launched by one of our Master’s students, Carina Mitchell. To be eligible for the competition, you must…

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Open Mic and magazine launch!

This Tuesday, 7th November, don’t miss the launch of the latest edition of the Creative Writing student magazine, Show, Don’t Tell. Issue 12 is hot off the press and free to everyone who comes along to Smokey Joe’s Cafe at…

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