Thursday, 19 April 2012

Dundee Writes - a little magazine of creative writing from University staff & sudents

Dundee Writes is an exciting little magazine of creative writing by students, staff and recent graduates of the University of Dundee.  It is produced and edited by postgraduates on the MLitt course in Writing Practice and Study, part of the University of Dundee’s Creative Writing Programme in the School of Humanities.  The latest edition is out now. Details available from their website by clicking here.

New Writing Dundee 7 now accepting submissions!

The excellent New Writing Dundee 7 is now taking submissions - up to 2000 words of prose or 25 lines of poetry. Closing date is June 1st - further details available from the Literary Dundee website here. Get your submission in now to Dundee's most prestigious literary publication!

10Red poetry night in Dundee - May 1st

Red Squirrel Press will be hosting one of its popular 10Red sequence of poetry nights in Dundee on Tuesday May 1st at The Doghouse. This will be a fast-moving selection of local and national poets - ten of them, in fact, reading for 10 minutes each!

The night will be hosted by Scottish Slam Champion Kevin Cadwallender. The lineup includes Dundee's very own Tribal Tongues poets Mark Thomson & Gary Robertson, performance legends Milton Balgoni and Claudia Daventry plus local poetry stalwarts Judith Taylor and Richard Watt. We'll also have some poets coming up from Edinburgh for the event - Lara S Williams, J S Savage and Sophia.

The event kicks off at 7.30pm, entry is a mere £3 which includes a free raffle! For a poetry night to remember, come to 10Red on May 1st!