Wed, 17/12/2008 - 19:27
The Centre for New Writing at the University of Manchester has revealed its programme of events for spring 2009, with Martin Amis, A L Kennedy and Helen Dunmore lined up to appear.
On February 12th, Amis, professor of creative writing at the centre, will discuss “Literature and Britishness” with Mancunian author Howard...
Thu, 15/02/2007 - 08:55
Martin Amis is to take up his first teaching role today, as Manchester University's professor of creative writing. Speaking to the Guardian newspaper, the author Amis admitted that he hopes a new novel will germinate during his time as a professor. He also said that, despite his reputation as an caustic and unforgiving critic, he...