Monthly Archives: March 2013

Scarabs and Cylinders

Some of you may have tuned in to BBC4 yesterday to watch a documentary about the pioneering Egyptologist, W. M. Flinders Petrie, entitled The Man who Discovered Egypt. And very interesting it was too. If you have read Charles Parish’s … Continue reading

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Culture Awards 2012

The Journal has just announced the nominations for its 2012 Culture Awards. And there is  a Lit & Phil connection in several categories! The Tin Ring, performed here in September, has been nominated for Performance of the Year. Well done … Continue reading

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Double Blog

Sheree Mack is, our course, our Writer in Residence, and you will all know she has her own blog.  Her most recent post is so positive and inspiring we felt it should have an airing on our main blog too…. … Continue reading

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Lit & Phil Young Writers’ Awards

We have now launched our pilot Young Writers’ Awards, inspired by the success of a similar scheme devised by Manchester’s Portico Library. Working in collaboration with Northumbria University and under the guidance of our Writer in Residence, Sheree Mack, we … Continue reading

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