Posted: 14 March 2014
Dr Andy Kesson, an expert on early modern theatre, joined the Department of English and Creative Writing in 2013.
In this interview, recorded for ShaLT (Shakespearean London Theatres), Dr Kesson talks about John Lyly, “the bestselling writer of the Elizabethan period – the period we now think of as Shakespeare’s time."
Dr Kesson’s first book, John Lyly and Early Modern Authorship, was published by Manchester University Press in January 2014.
The Print Room hosts award winning Roehampton poet, David Harsent
Notting Hill venue, The Print Room at the Coronet, hosted Professor David Harsent as part of the Autumn/ Winter poetry season.
Posted: 31 October 2017
RoeReads is back for its third year
The University, in association with the Booker Prize Foundation, is offering every student a copy of this year's RoeReads book, Room by Emma Donoghue.
Posted: 19 October 2017
Robert Graves Prize winner announced
The Poetry Centre, and Wimbledon BookFest, are delighted to announce the winners of the inaugural Robert Graves Prize, judged by Professor Fiona Sampson and literary agent Peter Straus. This prize was kindly sponsored by Marcus Beale Architects.
Posted: 4 October 2017