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An anthology of comics about 2017’s most unlikely superhero

Photo: Elizabeth Gibson

What I learnt from starting a literary journal

As we near Foxglove’s first birthday, Elizabeth Gibson calls on young writers to persue their dreams

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Review: Two Hundred Very Short Stories by Helen Keeling-Marston

This collection of quick reads provides an interesting commentary on the struggles of finding time for leisure reading

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Remembering Roald Dahl – Author and Innovator

So many have have found joy in his work

Photo: The Mancunion

Five must see places in Manchester for its bookworms

Some of the best spots to bury your head in the pages

Photo: Len Cotton Artist- Khalil Younes

Dancing in Damascus: an evening with Miriam Cooke

Renowned author and Professor of Arab Cultures at Duke University spoke about the importance of art in a revolution

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Student Poet Interview: Ryan Norman

Eliza Slawther interviews student poet Ryan Norman

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Poem: Ryan Norman

This week’s poet of the week is Ryan Norman

Photo: Jake Piazza

Poet of the Week: Jake Piazza

Jake Piazza is Poet of the Week beginning 27/03/2017

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Poet of the Week: Seevana Raghubeer

Seevana Raghubeer is Poet of the Week beginning 20th of March 2017

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Review: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

Gurnaik Johal reviews George Saunders’ first novel Lincoln in the Bardo

Photo: Waterstones Deansgate

Review: An Evening with Beth Underdown

Thomas Lee reviews the book launch of Beth Underdown’s new novel The Witchfinder’s Sister