Debut novel of Humanities student being published by Sandstone Press

We are delighted to hear that Daniel Shand, a graduate of Humanities, will have his debut novel Fallow published by Sandstone Press this month. Daniel studied creative writing modules during his undergraduate MA English degree course here at the University of Dundee, before going on to complete a Masters and undertake his PhD at the University of Edinburgh. His debut novel Fallow is a tense and at times darkly comic ...

Creative writing graduate named as finalist in prestigious short story competition

We are delighted to hear that Sue Haigh, one of our graduates of the Writing Practice & Study programme here at the University of Dundee, has recently been named as a finalist in Scotland’s most valuable short story award, the Scottish Arts Club competition.  The Scottish Arts Club holds an annual short story competition that is open to all writers worldwide aged over 16 years, with celebrated author Alexander M...

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