Tag: UEA Live


UEA Live: celebrating Lorna Sage’s life

As UEA Live celebrates 50 years of its Creative Writing MA, Wednesday’s discussion was about another anniversary: Lorna Sage’s memoir Bad Blood is turning 20. Chaired by Kathryn Hughes, this discussion of Sage’s life and book seems better described as a collective appreciation. From the speakers’ fond words, it is clear that the life of…

Books, Venue

UEA Live: Lee Child and Heather Martin on childhood, industry and the responsibility of the author

This year UEA is proudly celebrating 50 years of its Creative Writing course. UEA’s Autumn Literary Festival has not allowed distancing measures to interrupt their celebration, and instead are holding the seven-week series online, as UEA Live.  Acclaimed crime author Lee Child kicked off the event on Wednesday night (7 October). Lee Child is a…

Arts, OldVenue

UEA LIVE: An Evening of Eclectic Readings

Imagine: you’re in the warm, coffee-scented Epic Studios in Norwich. You are ensconced in the plush sofa seating. You are ready to hear some of Norwich’s finest creative minds gather together in an irrepressible explosion of Creative Writing. And after these performances, the bar for Creative Writing will be set ever higher. The last ‘UEA…