Newcastle Centre for the Literary Arts

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First Thursday: Sue Wilsea and Helen Cryer

Date/Time: 02 November 2017 13:00

Venue: King Edward VII Building, Hatton Art Gallery, FINE ART LECTURE THEATRE (2.01), Newcastle University

Sue and Helen are alumni of the MA in Creative Writing, Newcastle University. Sue Wilsea’s first collection of short stories, Staying Afloat, was published by Valley Press in 2012 and her second collection, Raw Material (Valley Press, 2016), was recently longlisted for the Edge Hill prize.

Helen Cryer taught English and Art in Hong Kong before moving to Newcastle to take her MA. Her short stories have appeared on the Hong Kong Writer’s Circle 24hr Short Story Blog and she has written spoken word poetry for the musician Peter and the Mountain. 

 

Free event - all are welcome!