Creative writing students and staff continue to shine

We were delighted to hear more success stories recently involving our creative writing staff and students. Postgraduate student Sarah Isaac won second prize in the Short Story competition at the Wells Festival of Literature, which took place in October 2016.  She received £200 for her short story ‘Souterrain’.  Sarah is currently a postgraduate student taking modules in the Writing, Practice & S...

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 ...

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