I will be a plenary speaker this week at the Third International Conference in Creative Writing at Ionian University in Corfu.
I am giving a talk and reading this evening at University Centre Peterborough.
My short story 'Seals' has just been published in volume 7 of New York journal Monkey Business: New Writing From Japan, edited by Ted Goossen and Motoyuki Shibata.
I will be delivering a paper on 'The Rise of Creative Writing' at the 'Futures For English Studies' seminar at the Open University this afternoon.
I am a guest this week of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Technology Sydney, Australia, where I am chairing a review of the postgraduate Creative Writing program.
My article ‘The Rise of Creative Writing’ is published today in Futures For English Studies: Teaching Language, Literature and Creative Writing in Higher Education, which is edited by Ann Hewings, Lynda Prescott and Philip Seargeant and published by Palgrave Macmillan.