Organization profile

Organisation profile

Creative writing at the University of Strathclyde includes expertise in fiction; creative non-fiction; and poetry. Staff are also involved in publishing – in relation to publishing houses and journals, and in running literary competition (the Edwin Morgan International Poetry Competition), as well as in participating in and running creative writing conferences and literary festivals.

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Gelation Chemical Compounds
Formaldehyde Engineering & Materials Science
Poem Arts & Humanities
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Stuart Boon

Person: Doctor of Philosophy

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Mara Dougall

Person: Doctor of Philosophy

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Sophie Anne McNaughton

Person: Master of Research

Projects 2007 2018

Research Output 2011 2020

One Star Awake

Meehan, A., May 2020, (Accepted/In press) Paris, France.

Research output: Book/ReportBook


A Veesion

Kinloch, D., 6 Mar 2019, Scotia Extremis : Poems from the extremes of Scotland's psyche. Johnstone, B. & Jackson, A. (eds.). 1st ed. Edinburgh, 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Cain's Wife

Kinloch, D., 4 Apr 2019, Coming and Going: Poems for Journeys. 1st ed. Glenrothes, 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution


Bolton Children's Fiction Award 2015 - shortlisted

Beatrice Colin (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Desmond Elliot Prize

Andrew Meehan (Recipient), 2018

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

honors and awards

Oxfordshire Book Awards

Beatrice Colin (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Activities 2010 2019

Poetry Quartet

David Kinloch (Participant)
19 Oct 201923 Oct 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Speaker at Imprint Festival, Kilmarnock

Beatrice Colin (Speaker)
18 Oct 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk