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.

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Creative Writing is active. These topic labels come from the works of this organisation's members. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Profiles

    Photo of Mara Dougall

    Mara Dougall

    Person: Doctor of Philosophy

    No photo of Scott McNee

    Scott McNee

    Person: Doctor of Philosophy


    Research Output

    À la première étoile

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

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  • The Mystery of Love

    Meehan, A., 29 Feb 2020, First ed. London. 260 p.

    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


    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)

  • Oxfordshire Book Awards

    Beatrice Colin (Recipient), 2014

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Activities

    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

    Student theses

    From the land of Genesis : deploying short story form to explore the fictionalization of narratives from veterans returning home

    Author: O'Shea, S., 1 Oct 2017

    Supervisor: Colin, M. (Supervisor) & Kinloch, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

    Keeper : a novel and critical reflection on historical fiction as a genre

    Author: Stocker, B. D., 6 Dec 2018

    Supervisor: Goldie, D. (Supervisor) & Hope, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis