English and creative writing lancaster




Literary Lancaster . Lancaster’s Department of English Literature and Creative Writing is home to a highly engaged and creative community of staff and students. Staff are subject-leading academics who committed to teaching and research excellence. Students engage actively within a community of like-minded peers and scholars.


English Literature and Creative Writing online open day. Let our inspirational academics guide you on an exciting journey through a vibrant array of authors, genres, historical periods, literary movements, techniques and critical approaches. If creative writing is your passion, we will teach you a range of forms to discover your voice.


Department of English Literature & Creative Writing County College Lancaster University Lancaster United Kingdom LA1 4YD [email protected] Contact numbers +44 (0)1524 592129


Pre-sessional English courses International foundation year Pre-masters programme


Alongside the History Department, the Department of English Literature & Creative Writing is the largest recruiter of postgraduate students in the Humanities at Lancaster. At the present time we have around 80 PhD-level research students on our books (this includes both full and part-time students) and approximately 70-80 students taking our various Masters degree programmes .


Creative Writing researchers in the department work across a number of forms and genres, publishing work with mainstream trade presses and journals, producing work for broadcast on the BBC and regularly speaking at literary festivals, conferences and writing industries’ events.