Our MA courses emphasise the importance of creative practitioners and are enhanced by regular visits. Visiting writers have included York-born award-winning novelist Kate Atkinson; poet and broadcaster Ian McMillan; novelist and poet Michèle Roberts; novelist Joe Dunthorne; graphic novelist and illustrator Graham Rawle; and award-winning poets Simon Armitage and Daljit Nagra. York St John maintains links with the regional literary community through events such as York Literature Festival. Modules are supplemented by visiting industry professionals, agents and publishers. This programme provides you with the opportunity to gain a higher degree through a combination of taught modules, independent study, writing and research. The programme will focus on a wide variety of recent literature and on current developments in theory and critical practice.
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When you study at York St John University it’s personal. Our close-knit campus means you will be known as an individual by your tutors, taught in small class sizes and have the space to be yourself. We value a learning environment that is...
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