- UEA Creative Writing Course
The University of East Anglia's Creative Writing Course was founded by
Sir Malcolm Bradburyand Sir Angus Wilsonin 1970. The M.A. is widely regarded as one of the most respected in the country and competition for places is notoriously tough. Alumni include Ian McEwan, Kazuo Ishiguro, Anne Enright, Tracy Chevalier, Louise Doughtyand Andrew Miller and a number of other well known writers.
The course is split into three branches:
Prose, Poetryand Scriptwriting(which is Skillsetaccredited). All three result in an M.A. qualification upon successful completion of the course. The Course Directors are currently Andrew Cowan, Professor Denise Riley and Val Taylor respectively.
Academics such as
Angela Carter, Rose Tremain, Andrew Motion, Michael Laskeyand Paul Magrshave also taught on the course.
* [http://www1.uea.ac.uk/cm/home/schools/hum/lit/Courses/Postgraduate/MA%2Bin%2BCreative%2BWriting Creative Writing at UEA]
* [http://www.uea.ac.uk/ University of East Anglia]
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