An extract from New Brighton by Jennie Byrne

July 15, 2016

New Brighton

An extract from New Brighton by Jennie Byrne
July 13, 2016

Tower of Words

New short fiction by Han Adcock.
July 8, 2016

We Will Think About It Tomorrow

A poem by Paola Moretti
June 27, 2016

Akram’s War

AKRAM’S WAR by Nadim Safdar is published by Atlantic Books and available here. Nadim shares his first chapter with us and discusses writing on the Birkbeck Blog.
June 22, 2016

The Last German Lesson

Short Fiction by Miranda Glass
June 13, 2016

The Girl in the Glass Tower

Elizabeth Fremantle shares an extract from her novel The Girl in the Glass Tower. The novel came out on June 2nd and is available here. Elizabeth talks about writing on the Birkbeck Blog.
June 6, 2016

Walleye Junction

Karin Salvalaggio shares an extract from her novel Walleye Junction. The novel, which came out on May 10th,  continues her Macy Greeley Mysteries series. Karin talks about writing on the Birkbeck Blog.
May 30, 2016

The Otherlife

The Otherlife by Julia Gray comes out on July 7th with Anderson Press. Julia shares the first chapter of the novel with us and discusses her writing process on the Birkbeck Blog.
May 27, 2016
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Great Turnout For The First MIRLive

Melanie Jones gives a round up of our first MIRLive.
May 25, 2016

Len Lukowski Poems

Three poems by Len Lukowski
May 23, 2016

They Are Trying To Break Your Heart

David Savill’s novel They Are Trying To Break Your Heart came out last month with Bloomsbury Publishing and is available here. David shares an extract with us and talks about the novel and his writing process on the Birkbeck blog.
May 21, 2016
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Being Dad Interviews

Melanie Jones speaks to authors Dan Powell, Toby Litt, Nikesh Shukla, and Courttia Newland  about Being Dad and the effects fatherhood has had on their writing
May 18, 2016

Paula Lorraine Poetry

Three poems by Paula Lorraine
May 16, 2016
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Sarah Alexander discusses The Art of Not Breathing

Sarah Alexander’s debut novel, The Art of Not Breathing was released on April 1st and is available to purchase here. She shares her first chapter with us as part of our published alumni series. Sarah talks about the novel and her writing experiences in  interview which you can read on the Birkbeck Website.
May 16, 2016

The Art of Not Breathing

Sarah Alexander’s debut novel, The Art of Not Breathing was released on April 1st and is available to purchase here. She shares her first chapter with us as part of our published alumni series. Sarah talks about the novel and her writing experiences in  interview which you can read on the Birkbeck Website.
May 9, 2016

Tom Norton Poetry

Three poems by Tom Norton
May 3, 2016
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Birkbeck Arts Week

Birkbeck Arts Week, 2016 runs from Monday 16 to Saturday 21 May and the Creative Writing department will be hosting two events during Arts Week. These events will be complimented by MIRLive on May 13th and Birkbeck Poets on May 22nd.
May 2, 2016
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MIRLive May 13th

Our first MIRLive will take place on May 13th 2016 and we are joined by Benjamin Wood, Nadim Safdar, Courttia Newland, Gilli Fryzer and Anne Rabbit.
May 2, 2016

Steven Rogers Poetry

Two poems by Steven Rogers
April 28, 2016

Dance Affliction

Creative Non-Fiction by Paola Moretti