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By neil harrison staff and students from the manchester writing school are once more preparing to look back on another enormously successful academic year notable highlights have ranged from alumni novel launches, to the let in the stars anthology’s shortlisting for the children’s poetry prize, and of course the writing school’s creative. Uea pioneered the teaching of creative writing in the uk we established the first ma in creative writing in 1970 and the first phd in creative and critical writing in 1987 creative writing at undergraduate level has been taught informally since the 1960s and formally since 1995 our programme. Ma/mfa contemporary curating postgraduate course details, manchester metropolitan university, uk. Since 2005 i have worked as an associate lecturer at manchester metropolitan university, the university of bolton and edge hill university i have also facilitated creative writing workshops around manchester and the north west on a freelance basis.
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