Postgraduate taught 

Creative Writing MLitt

Staff and Contact Information

Staff and Contact Information

Creative Writing Conveners:
Postgraduate taught convenor: Zoë Strachan, 5 Lilybank Gardens, Room 307, tel. 330 6848; e-mail:
Postgraduate research convenor: Elizabeth Reeder, 5 Lilybank Gardens, Room 314, tel. 330 6449; e-mail:
MLitt online distance learning convenor: Carolyn Jess-Cooke, 5 Lilybank Gardens, Room 308, tel. 330 8052; e-mail:

Core staff

Other members of the school contribute to the Creative Writing programme, among them:

  • Jane Goldman, poet and specialist on Woolf, Bloomsbury and Stein
  • Rob Maslen, convenor of the MLitt in Fantasy, and specialist on fantasy and Peake.
  • Jeffery Robinson and Mary Ellis Gibson, known for their original approaches to poetic form and prosody
  • Professor Alan Riach, poet and editor of Hugh MacDiarmid