The LRB Seminar at Lancaster University
The Department of English & Creative Writing is delighted to announce a new and unique collaboration with The London Review of Books. The internationally acclaimed journal of literary, cultural and political comment is to sponsor a termly postgraduate seminar which will launch in Autumn 2011. The LRB Seminar, presented by leading writers from the review and chaired by colleagues in English & Creative Writing, will give MA and PhD students the opportunity to work with a number of major figures in contemporary literature. The first seminar, entitled ‘The Essay’, is scheduled for October will feature Chris Tayler, a Contributing Editor at the Review, as guest speaker.