Celebrated author A.S. Byatt will discuss getting her first work published when she gives the opening address at this year's Creative Writing Day.
Posted: 7 March 2013
On March 27th, the Department of English & Creative Writing will be hosting its latest Creative Writing Day Soiree, where winners of our annual competition will read work from the upcoming anthology.
The opening address will be by A.S Byatt on her first work published. Other guests will include Rob Shearman, James Smythe, Patience Agbabi, and alum Joshua Idehen.
The event is open to all, including the general public. It will be held in the Portrait Room, Grove House, Froebel College; please arrive at 6.45 for a 7.15pm start. Tickets are available on the day but can also be bought in advance (£4/£3 concessions) at the Roe online store.
Drama Alumna Nominated for Olivier Award
Drama alumna Rachel John has been nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Musical for her role as Angelica Schuyler in Hamilton.
Posted: 16 March 2018
Roehampton students takeover the Horniman Museum
The Horniman Museum partnered with the University of Roehampton for Neon Late, an event with a full spectrum of performances, music and tours on the theme of neon held at the beginning of March.
Posted: 9 March 2018
Dr James Davies discusses new antidepressant findings on Newsnight
New research into antidepressants has generated much excitement in the media and the psychiatric community. The study has been described as 'finally putting to bed the controversy on antidepressants'. However, Roehampton's Dr James Davies suggests it may not be that simple.
Posted: 23 February 2018