Josie Henley-Einion

Josie Henley-Einion

Graduated 2005

Josie Henley-Einion grew up in the Midlands and attended Bangor University in North Wales, studying Psychology and Linguistics. She was one of the first…

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Mike Horwood

Mike Horwood

Graduated 2008

Mike Horwood has lived in Finland since 1985. He studied for an MA in Creative Writing at Manchester Metropolitan University and a PhD at Bangor University. He has…

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Andrew Michael Hurley

Andrew Michael Hurley

Graduated 2007

Andrew Michael Hurley has lived in Manchester and London, and is now based in Lancashire. His writing has been published in Transmission, Libbon, Positive Space,…

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Keith Hutson

Keith Hutson

Graduated 2019

Keith has written for Coronation Street and many well-known comedians. His poetry has been widely-published in journals including The Rialto, The North, Stand, Magma,…

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Sarah James

Sarah James

Graduated 2014

Sarah James/S.A. Leavesley is an award-winning poet, fiction writer, journalist and photographer. Overton Poetry Prize winner 2015 and shortlisted in the Hippocrates…

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Sarah Jasmon

Sarah Jasmon

Graduated 2012

Sarah Jasmon lives on a canal boat near Manchester with her children. She has had several short stories published, is curating a poetry anthology, and has graduated…

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Liz Kessler

Liz Kessler

Graduated 2005

Liz Kessler grew up in Southport. She studied English at Loughborough University and has worked as a teacher and a journalist. She taught English and Media Studies, and…

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Martin Kratz

Martin Kratz

Graduated 2013

Martin Kratz is an Associate Lecturer in English at Manchester Metropolitan University. His poetry has been widely published in magazines including The Rialto, Magma…

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Alison Leonard

Alison Leonard

Graduated 2009

Alison Leonard's life as a writer ranges over a wide area: starting with fiction for young adults and children she then wrote plays for BBC radio and for community…

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Kate Lord Brown

Kate Lord Brown

Graduated 2012

Kate Lord Brown grew up in the wild and beautiful Devon countryside. After studying at Durham University and the Courtauld Institute of Art, she worked…

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Carola Luther

Carola Luther

Graduated 2004

Carola Luther grew up in South Africa and moved to England in 1981. Her first book of poetry Walking the Animals was published by Carcanet in 2004, and…

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Maggie Mackay

Maggie Mackay

Graduated 2017

Maggie Mackay is a jazz and whisky loving MA graduate from Manchester Metropolitan University. She has a fascination for family history which informs much of her…

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