School news

Visit to Dunfermline Carnegie Library

Visit to Dunfermline Carnegie Library

Students from the School of English handle rare editions of Chaucer, Shakespeare, Jonson, Milton and the Bible.

18 November 2019
Precarious Spectatorship: Theatre and Image in an Age of Emergencies

Precarious Spectatorship: Theatre and Image in an Age of Emergencies

New book by Dr Sam Haddow explores the impact of contemporary technology and newsgathering on public perception

6 November 2019
The Music of Time

The Music of Time

Professor John Burnside publishes new study of poetry in the 20th century.

2 October 2019
The Monstrous Heart

The Monstrous Heart

Oliver Emanuel’s new play at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

1 October 2019
School of English bees

School of English bees

Bees return to the Botanic Gardens with the help of the School of English

9 September 2019
Collection of plays by Zinnie Harris published

Collection of plays by Zinnie Harris published

Professor Zinnie Harris has published her first collection of four plays

22 August 2019
Adult Learning Day 2019

Adult Learning Day 2019

The School is participating in the University's Adult Learning Day on Saturday 20th July

18 July 2019
The Duchess [Of Malfi]

The Duchess [Of Malfi]

Zinnie Harris' new adaptation of The Duchess of Malfi at the Royal Lyceum Theatre in Edinburgh

9 June 2019
Radio documentary on Maria Edgeworth

Radio documentary on Maria Edgeworth

Dr Susan Manly recently featured in a radio documentary on Irish writer Maria Edgeworth

31 May 2019
The Scores issue 6

The Scores issue 6

The Scores issue 6 launch was celebrated with poetry readings in St Andrews and Edinburgh

30 May 2019