Writers On Writing / Keeping your writing muscles limber, with Hilary Bell
We spoke with internationally produced playwright Hilary Bell ahead of her six-week course, Creativity for Writers, starting on Wednesday 12 February. If you want to reignite your creativity this year, check out the courses we’re running to help you do just that here.
Spotlight On / Therese Spruhan
By Lou Garcia-Dolnik
‘[I wanted] to show the complexity of our relationship with pools as much more than places where we learn to swim and cool off in summer… the pool has inspired imaginations, built courage, fulfilled dreams, provided a refuge and, for some, has been a type of church.’
Book Review / Akin by Emma Donoghue
By Jan Allerton
“A further joy is Donoghue’s impressive breadth of knowledge, combining ancient gods and philosophy with truths about the horrors of Nazi occupation and those of a tough suburban drug culture.” – Jan Allerton reviews Akin by Emma Donoghue.