Stories from the English & Writing community at Falmouth University.
The ninth letter of Nest, our collaborative epistolary project, written by Creative Writing undergrad and Nest Podcast producer, Alex Horn.
In this recap by third-year student Amy Hardman we learn more about body confidence and a range of experience from an even hosted in The Lighthouse by Daniella Ferguson-Djaba’s Girly Gurls.
In the fifth installment of our two poems series, alumna Sarah Cave takes us out of this world and helps us explore what’s out there.
Second year students studying Creative Non-Fiction met with Cathy Rentzenbrink and Rupert Loydell in March to talk a walk across Truro and map the city.
We talk what, when and why with our wonderful End of Degree Showcase Committee.
Our very own Dr Adam Dalton, writer and Senior Lecturer at Falmouth University, shares his experience of how to handle participation in the classroom as he revisits his life as a student in Warwick University.
In this reflective, tandem piece, 3rd year students Gemma Oxley and Dan Hunt examine social media poetry, instapoetry and its biggest representative, Rupi Kaur.
The eighth letter of Nest, our collaborative epistolary project, written by English with Creative Writing undergrad Lucy Welsh.
We caught up with author and lecturer Wyl Menmuir to discuss his role at The Writers’ Block and learn more about their latest bid for funding with The People’s Projects.
Third-year English student, Amber Patterson talks about making books with Mat Osmond.
Creative Writing third year students showcased their writer’s persona in a pop-up marketplace in Woodlane Campus as part of their Transitions: Writers in the Marketplace module.
In this second installment of the wrap up of our Collaborative Project Series, we meet with the Don’t Drink and Dive team to learn more about the outcomes and experience of joining together to achieve a successful project.
In the fourth installment of our two poems series, David Devanny transport us from the subtleties of landscape to the starkness of urban spaces.
You are invited to Sant Jordi Rose and BookSwap, an exchange of books and roses to honour the Catalan tradition on Wednesday 3rd of April in The Lighthouse at 2pm.
The seventh letter of Nest, our collaborative epistolary project, written by English undergrad Abigail Martin.
In the first installment of our series of MA student interviews, Alison Frater shares her story of university in the 70s with Alex Mawson-Harris.
MA in Professional Writing alumna Charlotte Rayment caught up with our 2019 Writer in Residence Xan Brooks about why is important to demistify writing.
In the second installment of our new Woodlane Windows series, poet and senior lecturer Rupert M Loydell reacts to the work of Fine Art student and artist Erik Whitaker.
In this reflective, tandem piece, 3rd year students Gemma Oxley and Dan Hunt look back at when they understood they were writers and what challenges they face as female and male writers going forward.
You are invited to Palettes and Poesy, a relaxed afternoon of poetry and art taking place on Wednesday 27th in The Lighthouse at 2pm.
In this piece, 3rd year student Ceire Warren explains how she uses visual prompts to help her plan structure, identify ideas, remember character traits and unlock writer’s block.
The sixth letter of Nest, our collaborative epistolary project, written by English with Creative Writing undergrad Melissa Saryazdi .
We talk life-by-the-sea and sea life in an interview with our newest full-time English lecturer, Amy Greenhough.
In the third installment of our two poems series, Rupert M Loydell shares poems about the intimacies of our relationships with other people.
In Part One of A Bothy with a View, Sherezade Garcia Rangel shares her experience of travelling through the Beast of the East from Cornwall to Scotland to a week-long residency in Inshriach Bothy as part of The Bothy Project.
In the first installment of our new Woodlane Windows series, poet and 1st year student Eileen Walden reacts to the work of Fine Art student and artist Corey Mahoney.
In this evocative piece, 3rd year student Amy Hardman reflects back to her undergraduate experience and shares with us fifty things she has learnt so far.
Want some super writing tips or an insight into the publishing industry? Read on to discover what was said during an interview between MA student Harry Webster and editor and novelist Jenny Parrott.
The fifth letter of Nest, our collaborative epistolary project, written by English with Creative Writing undergrad Daniella Ferguson-Djaba.
Come join us on this new event from our Guest Speaker Series where Ben Smith will be reading from and discussing his debut novel, Doggerland, Wednesday 10th April at 7pm.