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Children's Literature Unit Postgraduate Open Day

Find out about Masters and PhD programmes at Newcastle University.

Date/Time: 07 February 2018 15:30 - 07 February 2018 17:30

Venue: G08, Armstrong Building

Talk to current postgraduate students, discuss your research ideas with potential supervisors and explore Newcastle's Children's Literature collections with Special Collections and Seven Stories: The National Centre for Children's Books.

Location G08, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University. The Armstrong Building is Location 22 on the Campus Map.


3.30 - 5.30pm

Welcome to the Children's Literature Unit, overview of postgraduate programmes and funding opportunities
Dr Lucy Pearson, Lecturer in Children's Literature and Liz Flanagan, Lecturer in Creative Writing

Studying children's literature in Newcastle
Current postgraduate students

Children's Literature collections and resources

Refreshments and opportunity to talk to potential supervisors and current postgraduate students

6.30 - 7.30pm

You would be very welcome to join us for a special evening event with poets Sarah Crossan and Brian Conaghan talking about their verse novel We Come Apart, chaired by author Liz Flanagan in the Percy Building, Room G.05. Free admission, book online in advance through the Seven Stories website.