Novelist, literary consultant, and Creative Writing lecturer (Falmouth University) Wyl Menmuir is passionate about giving teachers the tools to be confident creative writers themselves.
He believes that you can only instil a love of writing into young people if you have it yourself!
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The new Writers’ Weekend takes place from 10-12 July, 2020 at the University of Winchester and offers a wide range of workshops, talks and networking opportunities for those writing in all genres, at all levels. Attendees can book up to ... More information
Join our ‘fantastic four’ crime panel as they discuss Crime through the Ages. Chaired by Nick Quantrill whose new novel the Sound of the Sinners will be published in Summer 2020. Nick is joined by Mick Finlay author of the ... More information
Meet Emily Brand as she takes us through the world of Byron. Her new book The Fall of the House of Byron follows the fates of Lord Byron’s ancestors over three generations in a drama that begins in rural Nottinghamshire ... More information
A Live online poetry reading by John Clarke with a talk about his research project ' Listening to a Polluted River'
Saturday 11 July
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John Clark is senior lecturer in Creative Writing and ... More information
Kate Mosse is the author of nine novels & short story collections, including the No 1 multi-million selling Languedoc Trilogy - Labyrinth, Sepulchre and Citadel - and No 1 bestselling Gothic fiction including The Winter Ghosts and The Taxidermist's Daughter, ... More information
Join us as we meet our amazing panel of Bronte experts as we discuss the Brontë 200 celebrations and the birth of Anne Brontë two hundred years ago. We are delighted to welcome Rowan Coleman, author of The Vanished Bride ... More information
We are delighted to welcome international bestselling crime writer Sophie Hannah, who will provide an insightful talk about her work with, and for the Christie family writing Hercule Poirot novels, and the experience of becoming Agatha Christie’s continuation novel writer.
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Join Dressed for War author Julie Summers as she tells the story of the editor of British Vogue 1940-1960. Audrey Withers was described in 1943 as the most powerful woman in London. A towering intellect with a genius for editing, ... More information
What makes a good gothic novel? Where did our love of all things gothic come from? Jess Kidd, Costa Award-winner and author of the gripping Victorian detective novel Things in Jars featuring Bridie Devine, the finest female detective of her ... More information