Creative writing at Essex focuses on the theory and practice of becoming a writer.
From fiction and poetry to non-fiction and performance writing, you examine a range of different genres and approaches so you can develop your craft and shape your own writing style.
Published writers help you progress your writing and understanding of your chosen form, including poetry, literary and genre fiction, creative non-fiction, playwriting and performance art.
Whether your project involves poetry, fiction, theatre, screenwriting, or another form such as psychogeography, you will benefit from expert supervision by experienced writing practitioners. You become part of an active and interdisciplinary research community that will challenge you intellectually and artistically.
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