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Literary Leicester proves popular once again

Literary Leicester proves popular once again

Posted by pt91 at Dec 08, 2016 08:55 AM |

Highlights from this year’s well-attended events celebrating the written word

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Philip Larkin memorial to join literary greats in Westminster Abbey on 31st anniversary of his death

Philip Larkin memorial to join literary greats in Westminster Abbey on 31st anniversary of his death

Posted by ap507 at Dec 02, 2016 10:14 AM |

Poet had a long history with our University

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Academic publishes 'one of the best books of the year'

Academic publishes 'one of the best books of the year'

Posted by ap507 at Nov 30, 2016 09:46 AM |

The Spectator lauds Dr Kate Loveman’s book on Samuel Pepys

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Literary Leicester Festival 2016 returns this week

Literary Leicester Festival 2016 returns this week

Posted by pt91 at Nov 14, 2016 04:50 PM |

University's celebration of the written word kicks off on Wednesday 16 November

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Orton memoir to have Leicester launch at literary festival

Orton memoir to have Leicester launch at literary festival

Posted by pt91 at Nov 10, 2016 12:45 PM |

Sister of controversial playwright to discuss her memoir with Dr Emma Parker during Literary Leicester

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Literary Leicester commemorates Evelyn Waugh with day of events

Literary Leicester commemorates Evelyn Waugh with day of events

Posted by pt91 at Nov 09, 2016 11:48 AM |

Fiftieth anniversary of towering literary figure’s death marked on 18 November

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Jacqueline Wilson describes her prolific writing career as part of Literary Leicester

Jacqueline Wilson describes her prolific writing career as part of Literary Leicester

Posted by ap507 at Nov 08, 2016 03:25 PM |

More tickets released for popular author’s talk on 19 November as venue moves to De Montfort Hall

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Fay Weldon among speakers at Literary Leicester Festival

Fay Weldon among speakers at Literary Leicester Festival

Posted by pt91 at Nov 01, 2016 10:55 AM |

Prolific feminist author and playwright to talk about the changing landscape of contemporary women’s writing on 19 November

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Early edition of Frankenstein in University archives gives rise to chilling story around its creation

Early edition of Frankenstein in University archives gives rise to chilling story around its creation

Posted by ap507 at Oct 31, 2016 09:40 AM |

During Halloween, Mary Shelley’s Gothic classic gets a new lease of life with talk about ghosts, vampires and a desire to ‘awaken thrilling horror’

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Our University marks Black History Month

Our University marks Black History Month

Posted by ap507 at Oct 26, 2016 11:30 AM |

Exhibitions, talks, theatre and film showings mark event

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