PhD Student’s Book Published
Creative Writing PhD student Ben Dutton has just had his first novel published.
Written whilst working on his PhD, The Inheritance of Things Past follows the life of Will Hargreaves, a successful film producer, after he learns he has cancer. Fleeing to the wilds of Scotland he remembers the moments that have led him to this: his fiery relationship with a beautiful singer and his love for a work colleague. Facing up to his past is only the beginning of a journey that will teach Will how to live and how to love...
Dic Edwards, Welsh playwright and Ben’s PhD supervisor, describes the novel as "Very impressive: strange and original in feel."The Inheritance of Things Past is published by YouWriteOn.com and is available from Amazon.
Note to Editor
- Ben is a PhD student in the Centre for Creative Writing at the University of Wales Lampeter. The Centre and the Department of English offer study programme from foundation level through undergraduate degrees in English with Creative Writing, taught Masters programmes in Creative and Scriptwriting, and PhD research.
- Further information on the Centre and programmes can be accessed at www.lamp.ac.uk/creativewriting/ and www.lamp.ac.uk/english.
Dr Dic Edwards
Tel: 01570 424764
Address: Centre for Creative Writing, University of Wales, Lampeter, Ceredigion. SA48 7ED.
Dr Jane Norris-Hill
Tel: 01570 424799
Address: External Affairs, University of Wales, Lampeter, Ceredigion. SA48 7ED.
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