UPDATE: Creative Writing (UK) (5/29/06; 6/9/06-6/11/06)

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Great Writing 2006

Great Writing, the UK's International Creative Writing Conference
invites papers/creative work/panel suggestions for Great Writing

June 9th - 11th
University of Portsmouth

**Now incorporating Discussion and Development Sessions on practice-
led research in Creative Writing, with Professor Graeme Harper,
member of the new Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)
"Steering Committee on Practice-Led Research".**

The UK's longest running university creative writing conference will
consider creative work as well as papers on creative writing
teaching, creative writing theory and method, and on contemporary
writers and their work.

Suggestions for individual presentations, or panels (3 persons), are
very welcome.

Critical papers or creative presentations: 20 minutes in length. plus
10 minutes introduction or questions.

 **Abstracts: 100 words to be sent by: 29th May 2006 to:

 pippa.lambert_at_port.ac.uk or creative_at_port.ac.uk or

 **Early submission is greatly encouraged**

 Portsmouth is the birthplace of Charles Dickens, and the literary
 history of the city is strong, with links to Conan Doyle, among
 others. The nearby Isle of Wight was the sometime home of Tennyson
 and Keats and featured in John Wyndham's 'The Day of the Triffids';
 while Hampshire county's literary heritage includes connections with
 the lives and writing of such greats as Edward Thomas and Jane

New Writing: the International Journal for the Practice and Theory of
Creative Writing - http://www.newwriting.up.to

--Professor Graeme Harper BA MLitt DCA PhD FRGS FRSAhttp://www.parlorpress.com/biaz.htmlAvailable worldwide from: http://www.amazon.co.ukHead, School of Creative Arts, Film and Media - Join the Top Ten!University of Portsmouth, UK.http://www.port.ac.uk/departments/academic/scafmVisit: http://www.brookebiaz.co.uk -- director@newwriting.org ========================================================== From the Literary Calls for Papers Mailing List CFP_at_english.upenn.edu Full Information at http://cfp.english.upenn.edu or write Jennifer Higginbotham: higginbj_at_english.upenn.edu ==========================================================Received on Mon May 15 2006 - 12:34:52 EDT