Jodie Boast 'Boasts' about our 'Gothic Narratives' module

In the first of our series of guest blog posts, Jodie Boast, recent English and…


Graduate Success!

The English Department celebrated with students graduating from the School of…


Creative Show: English & Creative Writing Exhibition 2017

Throughout June, English and Creative Writing graduands celebrated the end of…


Cara Bradbury: Bolton Award & Platinum Prize Nominee

Our very own guest blogger and first-year English literature degree student,…


Bob Dylan: Nobel Prize for Literature

“For having created new poetic expressions within the great American song…


Cinderella at the Octagon Theatre: Dress & Technical Rehearsal

The Christmas spirit has arrived at the Bolton Octagon Theatre with…


Modern Bards

Last weekend (1st –2nd October, 2016), BBC Two placed poetry firmly in the…


The Winter's Tale: Workshop at the Octagon Theatre

The Winter’s Tale, Octagon Theatre, Bolton. Image Credit:…