EXPERT COMMENT: Sylvia Plath: just because she wrote about her life doesn’t mean it’s public property

EXPERT COMMENT: Sylvia Plath: just because she wrote about her life doesn’t mean it’s public property

Press releases   •   Apr 21, 2017 14:46 BST

Claire Nally, Senior Lecturer in Twentieth-Century English Literature at Northumbria University, writes about the relationship between poetry and ethics, discussing the example of Sylvia Plath.

Literature expert addresses House of Commons inquiry

Literature expert addresses House of Commons inquiry

Press releases   •   May 10, 2019 14:51 BST

A contemporary literature expert from Northumbria University has been invited to give evidence at the Performers’ Alliance All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) inquiry into the class ceiling in the creative sector.

27 writers share £55,000 award fund at  Northern Writers’ Awards

27 writers share £55,000 award fund at Northern Writers’ Awards

Press releases   •   Jun 28, 2019 15:08 BST

The winners have been announced for the Northern Writers’ Awards 2019, the annual search for the best new writers in the North of England, produced by New Writing North. The awards took place on 26 June, National Writing Day.