Grassroutes: Contemporary Leicestershire Writing

Promoting public knowledge of Leicestershire’s diverse literary cultures
The project surveys high-quality transcultural writing by Leicestershire-based writers from 1980 to the present. It fosters local, national and international appreciation – as well as critical recognition - for this writing. (Photograph courtesy of Luminosity Productions)        
Grassroutes supports the efforts of independent publishers and literature development agencies to inspire public engagement with the diverse writing cultures of multi-racial Britain.

The five project outputs:


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Dr Corinne Fowler

School of English,
University of Leicester,
University Road,
Leicester, LE1 7RH.

T: 0116 252 1345