Urussa Malik reviews a new short story collection which explores what it means to be a woman in Palestine today.
Does Kristen Roupenian’s debut collection live up to the hype of Cat Person? Lucy Downing finds out…
Gurnaik Johal explores the issues surrounding reading and misreading race after a character in one of his stories was incorrectly assumed to be white
A quick glance at upcoming writing competitions, including cash prizes for the financially-challenged student
Elizabeth Linsley heads to Selfridges to hear Emma Jane Unsworth, Richard Hirst and Marli Roode each read a short story as part of Selfridges Festival of Imagination
Urussa Malik reviews the Creative Writing Society’s new zine, ‘Truth and Other Associated Works’, edited by Calvin Cheng, Adrian Kanyoli, and Toreh O’Garro
On the 6th September, the 2017/18 MA Creative Writing class launched The Manchester Anthology VI at HOME. At the event, the writers read small sections of their work, showcasing a wide range of styles, forms and subject matter. Each piece seemed to be completely unique but hearing them read aloud together, it was clear there […]
This collection of quick reads provides an interesting commentary on the struggles of finding time for leisure reading