Posted by on December 6, 2016 at 10:53 am

Dr James Underwood is a Research Fellow in Modern & Contemporary Literature at the University of Huddersfield, where he works on the Ted Hughes Network.  Here in an article published on The Conversation, he talks about Philip Larkin who is one of English poetry’s most recognisable voices and how, 31 years after his death, he finally

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Posted by on November 4, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Consumer Behaviour expert David Harvey comments on the news that the online retail giant Amazon is opening an actual bookshop in Seattle and asks is this the sign of change and will we see the return of dusty bookshops in our high streets?

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Posted by on July 3, 2015 at 11:44 am

Dr Lisa Russell is a Senior Lecturer in Education and Community Studies and here she comments on the claim by the Read On. Get On. campaign that four out of 10 of England’s poorest boys start school without the language skills needed to learn.

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Posted by on March 26, 2014 at 11:00 am

Award-winning writer and Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing Michael Stewart on the drive to encourage young people to appreciate Shakespeare.

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