This week’s blog is by Dr Paul Wright, Assistant Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Performing Arts and Senior Lecturer in English. It’s the start of the new semester and I am teaching my favourite course, a third year class on contemporary literature. In coming weeks we will discuss amongst other things Angela Carter’s […]

English & Creative Writing

On April 23, we commemorated the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare. At UWTSD Lampeter, the Roderic Bowen Research Centre houses a fine collection of early printed works by and about the bard, including illustrated editions, critical studies, adaptations, forgeries and expurgations, perhaps the most notorious of which is the Family Shakespeare on […]

A University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) student has won the prestigious Bridport Prize. Kathy Miles, a student on the MA Creative Writing course at UWTSD Lampeter achieved first place in the poems category. The mission of the Bridport Prize is to encourage emerging writers and promote literary excellence through its competition structure. It […]

English & Creative Writing