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Creative Writing and Literature


Courses to help you explore creative writing and find your voice.

Some courses will run as online courses and some will start at Stoke Lodge .  You can see the starting venue/format for each course listed below. We reserve the right to change the format of the course, in term, should safety advice change.

NEW Writing From Art: Poetry Inspired By Works Of Art 

A creative writing course that celebrates the rich relationship between art and poetry. You will write your own poems directly inspired by works of art or drawn from themes in the artwork, giving voice to your personal expression of human experience. There will be discussion on technique and experimentation, and some background on the chosen artists will be given. This course will be delivered online using ZOOM. 

Tuesdays 7.30pm to 9pm Samantha Forrest 

6 sessions from 2 November £63/£38 F41B  :  Online   

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Contemporary Hispanic Literature and Film   –  held in English

This course will explore representative twentieth and twenty-first-century texts and films from Hispanic America and Spain.  We may discuss authors and directors such as Javier Marias, Bernardo Atxaga, Fernando Aramburu, Martinez de Pison, Iciar Bollain, Isabel Coixet or Luis Bunuel.

Thursdays 9.45am – 11.45am     Gorka Diaz

12 sessions from 16 September    £168/ £100    LHC1                 Stoke Lodge

This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary using ZOOM

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